Milwaukee County Historical Society

Photo Collections

Photo Collections

The Research Library has close to a million photographs in the collections.  These are a sampling of some of the photos available to patrons.

Historic Properties

Historic Properties

The Historical Society operates three museum houses and one historic site. Early nineteenth century Milwaukee settlers from diverse origins are represented by Trimborn Farm, the Jeremiah Curtin House, the Lowell Damon House, and Kilbourntown House.

Facility Rental

Facility Rental

Looking for a great new place to rent for your next event?  Our facility provides a unique setting for weddings, reunions, fund raising events, holiday parties and other special occasions.

  • Soldiers WWII 2

    Shared Sacrifice--Shared Success
    Learn of the hardships and struggles that Milwaukee County faced both in the battle field and at home during World War Two .

  • Smithsonian Institute Affiliations Program