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

2021 Museum Hours

Depot Museum
May 29 - Labor Day Weekend
Thursdays and Fridays  11am-3pm
Museum Campus
June 17 - Labor Day weekend
Thursdays and Fridays  11am-3pm
Mailing Address:
Eagle River Historical Society
P.O. Box 2011
Eagle River, WI 54521

Upcoming Events

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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