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.


Current Exhibits:

Shared Sacrifice — Shared Success: Milwaukee County During World War II
Opens June 6 at the Milwaukee County Historical Center

Clock and Watch Exhibit
August 1 – September 5, 2014


Upcoming Events:

Annual Ice Cream Social
August 6th from 6:30 -8:30 p.m.
All are invited for this free event which will take place at the Milwaukee County Historical Society located at 910 . Sweet treats will be served thanks to Cedar Crest Ice Cream and tours of our historic headquarters building will be offered.

32nd Annual Harvest of Arts and Crafts
September 6th and 7th from 10 am to 4 pm

Come check out local Wisconsin artists and various crafts at this annual event. Enjoy the day at Trimborn Farm Park trying different foods, looking at different crafts and enjoying the fall weather!

Civil War Encampment
October 4th and 5th from 10 am to 4 pm

Relive history at this fun event at Trimborn Farm Park as we go back 150 years ago. There will be various re-enactors showing what life was like during the Civil War. They will explain things like what military life was like and what the woman did at home.