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Eagle River Historical Museum

View Website Favorite (1) 1181 Highway 45 South - Eagle River, WI 54521
Information: 715-337-0811
Information: 715-479-9384

Summer hours begin on Memorial Day weekend and run through Labor Day: Wed-Sat 11am-3pm. Fall Hours are Fri & Sat 11am - 3pm through Cranberry Fest, then closed until Memorial Day weekend of the following year.

The Eagle River Historical Society collects, preserves and interprets local history in two locations:  The Historical Museum at 1181 Hwy 45 South and the Chicago and Northwestern Railway Depot on Railroad Street in Eagle River.  The Depot collection focuses on railway, ice castle and downtown business history and the Historical Museum has the main collection following the development of the Eagle River area.  Closed for the sesaon after Cranberry Fest weekend. Group tours are available by appointment in the closed season.  Admission is free.

  • Free Admission
    • Yes
  • Runs Memorial Day through Labor Day
    • Yes
  • History/Heritage Type
    • Wisconsin History

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