Local Historical Affiliate Directory
Societies and Museums Affiliated with the Wisconsin Historical Society
The Local Affiliate Directory provides information about nearly 400 local affiliates of the Wisconsin Historical Society. The directory also lists museums, archives, historic preservation organizations, hours, directions and contact information.
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Note: Please call or email the local society before visiting the address listed in the directory. In some cases, addresses indicate the physical location of the society. Many societies, however, do not own buildings and the address only represents an officer contact or post office box.
Download the Directory
Download a PDF of the directory to see all Wisconsin local historical affiliates listed by county.
Local Historical Societies Directory (PDF, 29 pages, 313 KB)
Note: File an Annual Report to Update Your Listing
Local affilates are required to file an annual report, which is used to update the Local Historical Affiliate Directory. After January 1, 2017 local affiliates are able to access the 2016 Annual Report filing system on-line.
Resources for Local Historical Societies
Use the email address below to learn more about local historical societies or museums in Wisconsin. If you are an affiliate and have an update for the directory, please send us the information.