Welcome to the Palmyra Historical Society

Palmyra-Eagle Student Art Show

Saturdays in May: 10am - 2pm Reception: May 8 from 5pm - 7pm

Every Saturday in May, the Palmyra Historical Society will be hosting the Student Art Show in the Turner Museum gallery showing the skill and talent of local artists from the Palmyra-Eagle Area School District. On May 8, there will be a reception hosted from 5pm to 7pm welcoming all artists, their families, and community members.

Check out our Facebook post about the event here.

You've made a great decision to come and visit us!

We're celebrating the Palmyra Historical Society and Carlin House Museum's 40th Year with over 170 years of history!


112 N. 3rd Street, Palmyra, WI 53156P.O. Box 625262-495-2412info@palmyrahistorical.org
Open Saturdays - 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM1st Weekend in May through 1st Weekend in December


*Museums are closed for the winter from December 2, 2018 through May 3, 2019

May 4, 2019 - May 25, 2019

10am - 2pmStudent Art Show

May 8, 2019

Student Art Show Reception

July 28, 2019

Old Settlers' Day

October 12, 2019 - October 13, 2019

Kettle Moraine Art Studio Tour

December 7, 2019

Christmas Tree Lighting and Santa Visit

December 8, 2019

Turner Museum and Carlin House Closed Until Spring

The Enterprise Collection

The Palmyra Historical Society is proud to have an archive of every single The Enterprise newspaper dating from 1874 to the present day. Come on in to take a look whenever we are open. We are happy to guide you to the paper that you are looking for!

For archived newsletters (from 1980 through Winter 2016) that you can read online or print and read at home, click here. Newsletters from Spring, 2016 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 and we'll tell you how you can join our growing number of supporters, to whom we extend a heartfelt thank you.

Would your group like an exclusive tour of the Carlin House and Turner Museum? Or would you like to use our public space for a special event? Contact us with your request.

Social Media

Be sure to check us out on Facebook to see posts about our upcoming events!