Visiting Hours have Changed!

Due to the beginnings of our renovation project, our hours have changed.

  We are open to the public Thursdays from 1:00pm until 4:00pm, until the we become a hard-hat zone.

 We would love to see you!

If you’re in town visiting or are hosting a group or event, please call us during office hours and we will work with you to make other arrangements.

Our number: 262-521-2859 and our office hours are 9:00am -4:30pm, M-F.

Research Center

Available by appointment only, Fridays from 10 am to 3 pm.
Please check out the Research Center page for more information.

Gibson Tour Bus at the Museum September 28th, 2015!

Spencer Murphy, the winner of a Gibson Guitar Essay Contest wowed museum staff.
Thanks Gibson!












Wisconsin History Tour: Waukesha

presented by the Wisconsin Historical Society

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Now through September 30, take a walk through history with the Wisconsin History Tour exhibit – FREE and open to the public at the Waukesha Public Library.

For more information about the exhibit and events sponsored by the Wisconsin Historical Society around town visit our Special Events page.


       Welcome New Museum Curator, Bonnie Byrd!  Bonnie

Check out the front-page article in the Thursday, July 9  2015 Freeman Newspaper.

   Freeman E-Edition can be found at http://waukeshafreeman.wi.newsmemory.com/



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