Address:
936 Anderson Drive
Ashwaubenon, WI 54304

Phone:
920-429-2863

Email:
ahshistory@att.net

Hours:
1PM - 4PM, Wed. & Sat (Closed for moving until mid 2017).

Open:
March - December

Admission:
$1.00

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For more infomation when the Museum is closed,  Board Member Mary Selner at 437-3570.

Welcome

The Ashwaubenon Historical Society is a non-profit organization whose goal is the preservation of Ashwaubenon’s past and present through the collection and interpretation of historical records and artifacts of the area.

Welcome! Thank you for visiting our website. Click on the tabs above to learn more about us.

The Ashwaubenon Historical Society Museum collection features a well-known exhibit of tramp and hobo art created and collected by area native, Adolph Vandertie. A video of Vandertie describing his work can be viewed at the Museum. There are also exhibits depicting the history of the Broadway area of Ashwaubenon, the Ashwaubenon schools, and pioneer families and farm life. A rotating military exhibit documents the war experiences of Ashwaubenon veterans.

You are invited to join the Ashwaubenon Historical Society. Click on “Documents-Membership” to see how to join and the many ways in which you can be involved.

What's happening at the Society & Museum

MUSEUM CLOSED FOR MOVE TO NEW LOCATION

The Ashwaubenon Historical Society Museum is closed to visitors until it completes its move to its new location in 2017.  Volunteers are unpacking the collection at the new location.  The Adolph Vandertie collection of hobo and tramp art is still available for viewing.  To make an appointment to see the collection, call Janet at 339-9519 or Mary at 437-3570.

The Museum is moving to the former Ashwaubenon Community Center in Klipstine Park in Ashwaubenon, 936 Anderson Drive.

 

DONATE TO MUSEUM REMODELING

The Ashwaubenon Historical Society is raising funds to remodel the former Ashwaubenon Community Center for museum use.  You are invited to participate in this project to preserve Ashwaubenon’s history for future generations.  Make your tax-deductible donation payable to the Greater Green Bay Community Foundation and mail to 320 N. Broadway St., Suite 260, Green Bay, WI 54303.  Note that it for the Preservation of Ashwaubenon History Fund. If you would like to donate stock, call Werner at (920) 676-5872.  Naming possibilities are available.  Memorial bricks can also be purchased.

 

WINTER GATHERING

The Ashwaubenon Historical Society Winter Gathering will be held on Thursday, January 26, 2017.  Details will be made available at a later date.

 

MUSEUM RE-OPENING

 The Museum will re-open in mid-2017.  Watch for details.