Port Washington Historical Society

 
 

Upcoming Events

July 27th

Night at the Light Summer Celebration

1860 LIGHT STATION
07/27/2019 6:00 pm
The last Saturday of July is the date that we celebrate all that is the 1860 Light Station and Museum. We gather at the Light Station and enjoy a fun summer’s evening of food and drink, and are also entertained... More...

August 1st

Author Presentation, Sport: Ship Dog of the Great Lakes

PORT EXPLOREUM
08/01/2019 1:00 pm
Children's book author Pamela Cameron and Illustrator Renee Graef will be at the Port Exploreum to present and sign their latest book Sport: Ship Dog of the Great Lakes. More...

August 1st

Sport: Ship Dog of the Great Lakes

1860 LIGHT STATION
08/01/2019 1:00 pm
Author Pamela Cameron and Illustrator Renee Graef read from and sign their new children's book "Sport: Ship Dog of the Great Lakes". More...
 
 

Business Hours & Contact Information

Port Exploreum
Hours:
May - October
Thursday - Monday - 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Closed Tuesday & Wednesday

November - April
Thursday - Monday - 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Closed Tuesday & Wednesday
Closed July 20, July 27, Aug 3

Admission:
Adults - $5
Children 5 – 17 - $2
Children Under 4 - Free

Joint admission to the Port Exploreum and the 1860 Light Station:
Adult - $8.00
Child (5 - 17) - $3.00
Children Under 4 - Free

Senior and Military Discounts
All Port Washington Historical Society Members receive free admission.
Address:118 N Franklin Street
Port Washington, WI 53074
Phone: 262-284-2406
1860 Light Station
Hours:
Memorial Day until October 13, 2019
Friday - Sunday - 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Closed: July 19, July 20, July 27
Admission:
Adults - $5
Children 5 – 17 - $2
Children Under 4 - Free

Joint admission to the Port Exploreum and the 1860 Light Station:
Adult - $8.00
Child (5 - 17) - $3.00
Children Under 4 - Free

Senior and Military Discounts
All Port Washington Historical Society members receive free admission
Address:311 Johnson Street
Port Washington, WI 53074
Phone: 262-284-2406
Resource Center
Hours:
June through October
Monday - 1:00 PM - 4 PM
Thursday - 1:00 PM - 4 PM
Friday - 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Saturday - 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

November through May
Monday and Thursday 1PM - 4 PM
Closed July 20
Admission:
No Admission Fee
Address:205 N Franklin Street
Port Washington, WI 53074
Phone: 262-268-9150
 
 

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Mailing Address:
  • Port Washington Historical Society
  • P.O. Box 491
  • Port Washington, WI 53074
Phone: 262-284-2406