Upcoming Events

See what is going on at the Milwaukee County Historical Society!

Check back often as we update our upcoming schedule. For more information call the Historical Center at 414-273-8288 or email at info@milwaukeehistory.net.


The 62nd Annual Awards Dinner
Monday, May 18th at the Pfister Hotel

Reserve your seat today

The Milwaukee County Historical Society invites you to this annual event which will take place on Monday, May 18th at 6pm at the Pfister Hotel. Join us as we celebrate Milwaukee companies and organizations that have milestone anniversaries this year and as we recognize individuals who have made significant impact on Milwaukee and preserving its history. For more information, view the event page.


The Greater Milwaukee Foundation Centennial Celebration Exhibition
February 5th through December 31st

For a century, the Greater Milwaukee Foundation has helped individuals, families and organizations realize their philanthropic goals and make a difference in the community. This small exhibition celebrates the Foundation by sharing its story and their significant impact on Milwaukee.


Upcoming Exhibits:

Milwaukee County Festivals Exhibit
May – September 2015

Details will be posted soon.