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Celebrating the Rich History of Brown County

Celebrating the Rich History of Brown County

Celebrating the Rich History of Brown County

Celebrating the Rich History of Brown County

Celebrating the Rich History of Brown County

Throughout its long history, our members have been active in preserving historic buildings, engaging the community in exciting and interactive events, and stimulating interest in the complex multi-cultural heritage of the area.

Today the Society is as vital as ever. Our projects include advocacy for historical preservation, educational outreach, publications, operation of a historic house museum, and as a historical resource to the community.

Upcoming Events

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June 7-9

If Tombstones Could Talk: Fort Howard Cemetery

When: June 7, 2022 @ 6:00 pm – June 9, 2022 @ 6:00 pm
Where: Fort Howard Cemetery, 1350 N Military Ave, Green Bay, WI 54303

“If Tombstones Could Talk” Dream Big and Dare to Fail: Fort Howard June 7th, 8th, & 9th: 6pm *Tuesday the[more]

June 25

Repurposing the Past Road Rally

When: June 25, 2022 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: 1008 S Monroe Avenue
June 25-October 22

Beer Baron Cemetery Walks

When: June 25, 2022 @ 1:00 pm – October 22, 2022 @ 2:00 pm
Where: Woodlawn Cemetery, 1542 Webster Ave

Learn about how the first beer barons of Brown County helped to shape the brewing history of the area and[more]

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This Month

From The Vault

A Look Back Into The Digital Archives
Check out our collection of historical images donated by the people of Brown County.
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Become a Member

Whether discovering architectural elements on a scavenger hunt, exploring little known historic sites on a road rally, or delving into the lives of past residents at a local cemetery, your support helps keep history vibrant, strong, and growing.

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Welcome to Historic Hazelwood

The Morgan L. Martin family settled in this iconic Greek revival home for 100 years. The historic house museum is steeped in local history and tells the story of the Martin family members who were political and cultural powerhouses in the community, state, and nation.
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If Tombstones Could Talk

Stories From the Other Side
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