Directory of Wisconsin Local Historical Societies
Washington County Historical Society (EC)
320 South Fifth Avenue
West Bend, WI, 53095-3333
Web site: www.historyisfun.com
W140N11284 County Aire Dr.
Germantwon, WI, 53022
* St. Agnes Convent and School Complex
1336 Fond du Lac, West Bend, 53090
Season Hours visits by appointment or the 3rd Thursday of June, July and August.
Rectory of Father Rehr with Exhibition on Pioneer Religion. Opened in June 2013. Site includes the a barn and convent - not open to the public.
* Old Courthouse Square Museum
320 South Fifth Avenue, West Bend, 53095
Phone: (262) 335-4678
Open Wed-Fri, 11am-5pm;Sat 9:30-1:30, Sun, 1-4pm for tours.
Built in 1889.
Research and business offices on third floor.
* Sheriff's Residence & Jail
340 South Fifth Avenue, West Bend, 53095
Open for guided tours Weds - Friday, 11:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m. Some weekend hours - please call ahead.
Built in 1886 one of the few Sheriff's Residence and Jails open for public visits in the U.S.
* West Bend Co./ Regal Ware Museum
18 E. Washington Street, West Bend, 53090
Museum exhibits artifacts from the aluminum cookware industry