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 June 18th
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

The Area’s Abundance of Walking and Hiking Trails

July 15 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Northwoods Gardening

July 29 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Historic and Rustic Roads

August 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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

Frank Wellington Carter

Frank Carter Sr was born in Eagle River on February 3, 1892, the first born to Lester and Geneva (McIntyre) Carter. After high school (1910) he taught at Bohemian School for one year and then attended Marquette Law School. …

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