Oshkosh Public Museum

People of the Waters
Historic Sawyer Home
Grandma's Attic
School Group
Museum Entrance
View Website Favorite (5) 1331 Algoma Blvd - Oshkosh, WI 54901
Information: 920-236-5799

Open Tues-Sat 10am-4:30pm, Sun 1-4:30pm.

Discover local history and the stories told through interactive exhibitions. Connect with the community's heritage and develop a sense of place. Inspire learning through a variety of unique educational programs. Step inside the new interactive People of the Waters exhibition and explore the richness of prehistoric and early life in this region that spans 13,000 years. Rummage through Grandma’s Attic and discover hidden stories packed away in drawers and trunks, experience life on the frontier in a life-size Pioneer Log Cabin, or see if you have what it takes to defend the Union Army. Take time to watch the brilliant hourly performance of the Apostles Clock, an eight foot tall monumental clock built in 1895. Stroll through the Edwardian-era 1908 Sawyer home and marvel at the rich interiors designed by the famous Tiffany Studios of New York. Check out the traveling exhibitions scheduled throughout the year. Whatever your interests, the Museum has something for everyone. Discover the award-winning Oshkosh Public Museum today!

  • Features
    • Disabled Access
  • Museum/Gallery Type
    • Historical
  • State Historic Sign Site
    • Yes
  • History/Heritage Type
    • State Historic Site
    • Early Industry
    • Wisconsin History
    • Historic Homes
    • Native American Heritage

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