Get in the Holiday Spirit!
Milwaukee’s best-known author and historian, John Gurda will be available to sign his new book
All-levels. Bring water and a mat.
Join us on January 12th.
New Exhibit Open Now!
MCHS is a premier destination for weddings, meetings, and corporate events.
Join us on January 25th.
Next Topic: Holiday Traditions on November 26th.
The Milwaukee County Historical Society is open to the public.
New protocols will be in place to ensure the safety of all visitors.
More information can be found on our Visit page.
We thank you for your continued support during this time.
The Milwaukee County Historical Society has four historic sites located throughout the County. These properties, along with the downtown Historical Center, are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Programs & Events
From a historic house, to a 160-year-old farm, to a downtown museum full of historic items and documents, there are many ways you can enjoy learning about history.
Plan a Field Trip
History at Home Videos
The Historical Center offers a unique setting featuring an elegant main hall, an intimate mezzanine level, and a patio with a spectacular view of Pere Marquette Park that is perfect for weddings, meetings, and corporate events.
Learn more about hosting an event with MCHS.
910 N. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive
Milwaukee, WI 53203-1591