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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 22

Beer Baron Cemetery Walks

When: June 22, 2024 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: Woodlawn Cemetery, 1542 Webster Ave

Beer Baron Cemetery Walk at Woodlawn Cemetery  June 22, July 27, and September 28, 2:00-3:00 Green Bay has a long[more]

June 23

Scandalous Minahan Walking Tour

When: June 23, 2024 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Where: Hazelwood Historic House

Join author Lynda Drews, on a walk past seventeen Astor Historic District homes previously lived in by the characters who[more]

July 10

Voyageur 40th Anniversary: Pints for a Purpose

When: July 10, 2024 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Zambaldi Beer, 1649 South Webster Ave. Green Bay

Join us on Wednesday, July 10th, to raise money to support Voyageur magazine. By simply drinking some excellent beer, playing[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