Summer Lecture Series : Book talk Lincoln in Wisconsin

Historical Museum Campus 1181 Hwy 45 South, Eagle River, WI

Spend an interesting hour with author Steve Rogstad learning the untold story of Abraham and Mary Lincoln’s time in Wisconsin. This is a book talk based on Lincoln Among the Badgers.

Summer Lecture Series: Heritage Gardens

Historical Museum Campus 1181 Hwy 45 South, Eagle River, WI

Join Alice Kramer, Master Gardner, for a second round of heritage gardening. Last year Heritage Gardening was of the most popular in our series. Learn more about the evolution of gardening from sustaining early development to a popular hobby today.

Historical Society Historic Home Gala – SOLD OUT

Step into history and see for yourself the historic home of Chicago mayor Ed Kelly! The evening will begin with a champagne welcome and includes a tour of the Kelly property; the home, boathouse, and several smaller buildings. There will be hors d'oeuvres, beverage stations, live music, and several historic photo installations. Lose yourself in…

Summer Lecture Series: Quirky Eagle River History

Historical Museum Campus 1181 Hwy 45 South, Eagle River, WI

Karen Sailer will tell stories about some of Eagle River’s more unusual events, from the strict attitudes of the school board to unusual fish stories, these are surprising and humorous. Spoiler alert: no ghosts – we are after all a historical society!

Annual Member Meeting & Picnic

Historical Museum Campus 1181 Hwy 45 South, Eagle River, WI

This event is for ERHS members only. It will take place at the Eagle River Historical Society Campus grounds (1181 Hwy 45 S, Eagle River, WI 54521). The meeting will take place first, followed by the picnic. ERHS will be providing the main dish and beverages. Guests are encouraged to bring side dishes to share.…

Depot Museum Opens

Depot Musuem 116 S Railroad St., Eagle River, WI

Docent Training

Historical Museum Campus 1181 Hwy 45 South, Eagle River, WI