Eagle River Historical Society

Preserving the culture and heritage of the Eagle River area for over fifty years.

Locations & Hours

Eagle River Depot Museum

116 S Railroad St, Eagle River, WI 54521

Historical Museum Campus

1181 Hwy 45 S, Eagle River, WI 54521

Museum Hours

Both Museums Open
Thursday & Friday : 11am-3pm

Private tours please call:
715-337-0811, 715-479-9197, or 262-212-6367 or complete our Contact Form

Upcoming Events

A Virtual Tour of Historic Downtown Eagle River

August 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Both Museums CLOSE for the Season

September 5 @ 2:00 pm

Historical Society Historic Home Gala

July 26, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Profiles In History

Mort Cook

Mort Cook’s father, L.J. Cook, first came to Eagle River in the spring of 1883. He and his partner, George Dickinson, were looking for a new location for their general merchandise store. They knew that the railroad was coming to town and the logging business was booming. …

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