Waukesha County Historical Society & Museum

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101 W. Main St., Waukesha, WI 53186
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10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Located in the historic courthouse complex at 101 W. Main Street, the Waukesha County Historical Society and Museum has operated in the buildings since 1914.

Tour Information:

In addition to the museum, guests will have the opportunity for timed behind-the-scenes collection tours every hour. (Admission by donation)


This location is kid-friendly.

Photography and Filming Permissions:

Limited Photography Allowed – Some Restrictions in the Les Paul Gallery


The museum is wheelchair accessible. Behind the scenes tour has limited accessibility.

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Metro Bus Access:

Free Waukesha Metro Bus rides Saturday, October 9th and Sunday October 10th.
Route 1 Saturday Outbound Schedule | Route 1 Saturday Inbound Schedule

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