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Contact Us | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Contact Information for the Wisconsin Historical Society

Contact Us | Wisconsin Historical Society

During this time, we suggest emailing staff as opposed to calling staff as many folks are working remotely due to COVID-19.

The Society has a variety of services and resources to help you with your historical interests.

Below is a list of programs with phone numbers and links to email or additional information. Our staff can usually reply to your inqury within a few days.

More detailed information for staff can be found in our Staff Directory.


Program (click to email)

Phone #

Director's Office608-264-6440
Historic Preservation - Buildings608-264-6502
Historic Sites and Museums Administration608-261-9583
Human Resources
Media Relations608-261-9596
Monday-Friday, 8am to 5pm
Museum Store888-999-1669
Online Store
Local History Affiliates608-264-6579
Speakers Bureau715-471-0770
WHS Press608-264-6582
Wisconsin Historical Foundation608-261-9364
Government Affairs Coordinator608-264-6442

Historic Sites and Museums

Phone #

Black Point Estate & Gardens262-248-1888
Circus World Museum608-356-8341
First Capitol608-987-2122
H.H. Bennett Studio608-253-3523
Madeline Island Museum715-747-2415
Old World Wisconsin262-594-6301
Reed School608-253-3523
Villa Louis608-326-2721
Wade House920-526-3271
Wisconsin Historical Museum608-264-6555