Port Washington Historical Society

 
 

Visit Our Museums

 
 

Port Exploreum

The Port Exploreum is the newest jewel of the Port Washington Historical Society. Thanks to a generous initial gift by an anonymous donor, the vision of a sustainable, world class museum experience that explores and orients families and visitors to Port Washington's rich historical and maritime past and connects them to the future of the area. The Port Exploreum creates opportunities for inspirational discovery and joyful learning through hands-on exploration.
 
 

Exhibits at the Port Exploreum

Port Washington's Brewing History: A Long Tradition

Port Washington's Brewing History: A Long Tradition

The Port Exploreum 2nd Floor Gallery presents the History of Brewing in Port Washington from the mid 1800's to today. More...
From the Coal Dock to the Soo Locks: The Photography of Paul G. Wiening

From the Coal Dock to the Soo Locks: The Photography of Paul G. Wiening

Featuring 38 images from photos spanning from the late 1950s to the early 1980s More...
 
 

About the Port Exploreum

Hours
May - October
Thursday - Monday - 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Closed Tuesday & Wednesday

November - April
Friday - Monday - 11:00AM - 4:00PM
Closed Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday
CLOSED TEMPORARILY AND ALL EVENTS CANCELED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE




Admissions
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

Military Discounts
All Port Washington Historical Society Members receive free admission.
Phone
262-284-2406
 
 
Mailing Address:
  • Port Washington Historical Society
  • P.O. Box 491
  • Port Washington, WI 53074
Phone: 262-284-2406