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Local History - Historic Preservation Conference

2020 Annual Conference

Historic Preservation - Local History Annual Conference | Wisconsin Historical Society

Fourteenth Annual Local History and Historic Preservation Conference

We continue to develop a full program for the Local History and Historic Preservation conference at the Central Wisconsin Convention Center in Rothschild on October 29-31 and still plan for registration to open in July. As a state agency, the Wisconsin Historical Society will monitor and follow any emergency orders or guidance issued by the State of Wisconsin as we plan this event. The latest conference updates and decisions will be posted on this page and on Wisconsin Historical Society social media as they happen. If you have any questions about the conference, please contact us at lhhpconference@wisconsinhistory.org.

Conference Registration

Conference registration will open in July 2020. The conference brochure and registration instructions will be available at that time.

Hotel Reservations

Guests at this hotel can take an interior corridor directly to the Central Wisconsin Convention Center. Rooms are available at a conference rate of $82 per night for single and $94 per night for double occupancy. Reservations may be made by calling 715-355-1111 and asking for the Wisconsin Historical Society Conference rate or through the website by entering Group Code HIS after you select your check in and check out dates.

Cancellation Policy: The Holiday Inn requires notice of cancellation 24 hours prior to day of arrival, after which will result in a charge of one night’s stay. This rule applies to any consecutive night’s stay as well.

This hotel is approximately 0.5 miles from the Central Wisconsin Convention Center. Rooms are available at a conference rate of $82 per night for single occupancy and $94 per night for double occupancy. Reservations may be made by calling 715-355-8900 and asking for the Wisconsin Historical Society Conference rate. 

Cancellation Policy: The Best Western requires notice of cancellation by 6:00 pm CST day of arrival, after which will result in a charge of one night’s stay. This rule applies to any consecutive night’s stay as well.

Have Questions?

Contact us at lhhpconference@wisconsinhistory.org.

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