Welcome to a new season at
Turner Museum and Carlin House!

Open Saturdays 10-2

2017
Coming Events

Please see our Calendar of Events
for more information.

October 28
Deadline for Gingerbread House
contest entries

December 2
Christmas at the Museum
Dolls and Dollhouse Community Collection on display

December 3 thru April 2018
Museum closed for the season

NEWSLETTER ARCHIVE
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 Palmyra Historical Newsletters

Newsletters from Fall 2015 to the present are available to society members. Want to become a member and get the latest news from the Palmyra Historical Society? Contact us using our Help Us tab and we'll tell you how you can join our growing number of supporters, to whom we extend a heartfelt thank you.

 

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(using our Help Us tab).

 

The Palmyra Historical Society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Donations are tax-deductible and always welcome.

Palmyra Historical Society
Main & Third Streets, PO Box 265
Palmyra, WI 53156-0265
(262) 495-4245, 495-2412
palmyrahistoricalsociety@centurylink.net
www.palmyrahistorical.org

Home : Links to History

Other Historical Societies Near Palmyra

We are privileged to be a part of a network of people in southeastern Wisconsin who share our love for history. Here are some of the other organizations within an easy drive of Palmyra.

Wisconsin State Historical Society
516 State Street
Madison, WI 53706
see website for phone numbers
www.wisconsinhistory.org

The State Historical Society has a library on the UW-Madison campus and a museum on the Capitol Square. It also operates several historic sites throughout the state including Old World Wisconsin 1.5 miles south of Eagle and about 10 miles from Palmyra. “Old World” features more than 65 historic structures brought from various places in Wisconsin and many costumed guides to show you around. For anyone interested in history, this is an attraction not to be missed. www.oldworldwisconsin.org.

The society also works with scholars and local historical societies including ours to help bring history alive to the people of Wisconsin and others throughout the world.

Bark River Woods Historical Society
W4080 State Road 106 E
Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
(920) 563-4773

Black Point Estate
Lake Geneva (Wisconsin Historical Society)
www.blackpointestate.org

Concord Historical Society
W1185 Concord Center Drive
Sullivan, WI 53178
http://concordwihistory.org/chw/

Eagle Historical Society
217 Main Street
Eagle, WI 53119
http://eaglehistoricalsociety.org

Fort Atkinson Historical Society,
Hoard Museum, and National Dairy Shrine
407 Merchants Avenue
Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
(920) 563-7769
www.hoardmuseum.org

Geneva Lake Museum
255 Mill Street
Lake Geneva, WI 53147
(262) 248-6060
genevalakemuseum.org

Jefferson Historical Society

303 East Main Street
Jefferson, WI 53549
(920) 674-3981
jeffersonhistoricalsociety.org

Johnson Creek Historical Society
PO Box 113
Johnson Creek, WI 53038
(920) 699-2421
johnsoncreekhistory.com

Kettle Moraine Natural History Association
S91W39091 Highway 59 #39091
Eagle, WI 53119
(262) 594-6200
http://judyrobb.com/folktale

Lake Mills-Aztalan Historical Society
N6364 Hwy Q
Jefferson, WI 53549
(920) 648-4632
http://www.orgsites.com/wi/aztalan/

Milton House Museum
18 South Janesville St.
Milton, WI 53563
(608) 868-7772
http://www.miltonhouse.org


Recollection Wisconsin
recollectionwisconsin.org

Rock County Historical Society
Lincoln-Tallman House
Helen Jeffris Wood Museum Center
426 N. Jackson St.
Janesville, WI
(608) 756-4509
www.rchs.us

Rome/Sullivan Historical Society
N3866 West Street
Rome, WI
(262) 593-8862
http://www.rome-sullivanhistoricalsociety.com

Walworth County Historical Society
9 East Rockwell PO Box 273
Elkhorn, WI 53121
(262) 723-4248

walcohistory.org

Waterloo Historical Society
Polk Street and South Monroe
Waterloo, WI 53594
(920) 478-2328

Watertown Historical Society
919 Charles Street
Watertown, WI 53094
(920) 261-2796
watertownhistory.org

Whitewater Historical Society
301 West Whitewater Street
Whitewater, WI 53190
(262) 473-6280
whitewaterhistoricalsociety.org

Wisconsin Electronic Reader
http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/WIReader/Contents.html