Address:
737 Cormier Road
Ashwaubenon, WI 54304

Phone:
920-429-2863

Email:
ahshistory@att.net

Hours:
1PM - 4PM, Wed. & Sat.

Open:
March - December

Admission:
$1.00

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To arrange a tour or for more infomation when the Museum is closed, call President Janet Klipstine at 339-9519 or Treasurer Ray Rottier at 494-7155 or 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.

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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 IN PREPARATION FOR MOVE

The Ashwaubenon Historical Society Museum is closed to visitors until it moves to its new location later this year.  Volunteers are packing the collection in preparation for the move.  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.

 

PLANT, BAKE, AND BOOK SALE MAY 14

The Ashwaubenon Historical Society annual plant and bake will be held on Saturday, May 14 from 8:00 a.m. to noon.  There will also be a book sale this year.  To donate plants, call Mary at 437-3570 or Annette at 494-0362.

 

CEMETERY WALK JUNE 22-23 AT ST. JOHN CEMETERY

The Ashwaubenon Historical Society will hold its second cemetery walk on Wednesday, June 22, and Thursday , June 23, at 6:00 p.m. at the St. John Lutheran Church Cemetery, located at the end of North Road in Ashwaubenon.  Cost is $8.00 per person.  To make a reservation, call Jan at 494-7155 or Lorraine at 437-5802.