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

We remain open via private tour appointments, please call:
715-337-0811, 715-479-9197, or 262-212-6367 or complete our Contact Form

Upcoming Events

Historical Society Historic Home Gala

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

Profiles In History

Henry Ashby

Henry Ashby

Eagle River’s First Black Resident …

Henry Ashby was born into slavery August 1832 in Chariton County, MO. Henry was one of eight boys and three girls, one of the girls dying at a young age.

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