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1st Quarter 2014 Newsletter



Music for this page provided by Copper Box

OKTOBERFEST Sept 27th Noon to 11:00pm Sept 28th Noon to 7pm

The Germantown Historical Society would like to welcome back Sendik's
as a presenting level sponsor for the 2013 Oktoberfest.

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Buy the First Germantown History Book!

ATTENTION: Bring in your 20th CENTURY PHOTOS or take them to Allied Digital on Mequon Rd in Germantown to be used in our 2nd History book. We will scan them & return them to you! THANK YOU!

Upcoming News

The new book, Germantown in the 20th Century Part I, is now available in the Museum Shop.

We also have our "Little Free Library" up and open for your use, located on the east side of the bell museum, easily accessible from the gravel parking lot.


Dheinsville Historic Park & Museums, Germantown, Wisconsin

Three 1850s Restored Museums are directed by GHS through membership and donations.
An original 1850s settlement on 9 acre park at Holy Hill Rd, Hwy 145/Fond du Lac Ave & Maple Rd
DIRECTIONS: Exit on Hwy 167 West. Turn EAST (Holy Hill Road) off Hwy 41/45. Museum 2 miles.

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SILA LYDIA BAST BELL MUSEUM & FIRE HALL 1880/1910 contains over 5000 bells collected by Ms. Bast who was born and raised in Germantown 1900-1992.
NEW! Hours: June 1 - Nov 1st
, Open Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays 1:00 - 4:00 pm and by reservations of groups of ten or more year round.

christ_church_germantown CHRIST CHURCH MUSEUM of Local History 1862 on the National Register.
NEW! Hours: June 1st - Oct 1st,
Open Sundays 1:00 - 4:00 pm.
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VALENTINE WOLF HAUS MUSEUM & Jeffris Genealogy Research Center 1854
Shoemaker shop and half-timber haus.
NEW! Hours: June 1st - Oct 1st,
Open Wednesdays, 1:00 - 4:00 pm.





We finally uploaded The 2013 Oktoberfest pictures to our flickr acount, check out the fun and excitement from last year. While you are there check out the other awesome pictures.


Oktoberfest 2013

MISSION: Collecting and preserving the artifacts, legacy and built environment of the citizens of Germantown Township since the 1830's and communicating their life stories in the context of their sites; and educating the citizens and visitors of today and the future.


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