Watertown Historical Society
919 Charles Street       Watertown, Wisconsin

53094  [ map ]
Phone   (920) 261-2796

 

 

Octagon House Museum is open for the 2020 season

 

 

For more information, please call (920) 261-2796.

 

 

Email whs@watetownhistory.org for inquiries.

 

 

See hours below

 

 

 

 

 

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Special note:     Society Memberships make excellent last minute gifts ! 

 

 

Octagon House & Museum,

America’s First Kindergarten,

Plank Road Pioneer Barn,

Watertown History Center

HOURS FOR 2020 SEASON

 

June 3 through Sept. 7 (Labor Day):  open 12-3 p.m. daily (closed Tues.)

 

Sept. 12–Sept. 27:  open Saturday and Sunday, 12-3 p.m., weekdays by appointment (closed Tues.)

 

October:  By appointment only

 

Tours are fully guided every hour on the hour

ADMISSION

$9.00 for adults
$8.00 for senior citizens
and AAA members

$5.00 for children
6 to 17 years of age
School groups, 20 or more, $4.50 each

The Watertown Historical Society accepts credit cards

for admission to its museums, purchases and membership.

 

 

   $2.99

 

Watertown Remembered history book reissued in eBook format

 

for readers such as Amazon Kindle, B&N Nook, Sony Reader, etc,

 

and associated eReader apps, including an app for the new Apple iPad.

 

Webmaster:  Ken Riedl, whs@watertownhistory.org

 

 

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