- Museum of Local History -- 2 Floors of Exhibits - Visit old town Berlin shops, fur & leather exhibits and a tribute to Berlin's 100 year old Berlin Hospital Association.
- Clark School -- A one room schoolhouse furnished as it was used in the 19th & 20th century
- The Bottling Works Displays include early 20th century home furnishings, along with ice cutting tools and a print shop display
- The Blacksmith Shop -- a display of transportation equipment from the 19th & 20th century along with a forge and handmade blacksmith tools including the tools that made the tools that carved Mt Rushmore. See our newest exhibit - a one cylinder gasoline engine invented and built by Tim Fortnum of Johnson-Fortnum shop - built in 1904.
The Museums are closed for the winter. Can open by special appointment by calling 361-2460.
Thanks to everyone for making our Berlin Chautauqua History Series a success. Thanks to the Berlin Federated Church for partnering with us on this project. Watch for the new series with new topics and speakers coming in the fall of 2014.
We had another successful Ghost Walk at Oakwood Cemetery. This was our 10th year.
The Club meets at 6:30p.m. on the 2nd Wednesdays of the month at the Berlin Public Library, Kay Swan Room, Park Ave. Berlin, WI. Guests and new members are always welcome
The Society now owns over 8,000 images of Berlin and would be happy to present a photo program for your club or organization. We have programs available on a variety of Berlin history subjects. Call 361-2460 for more information
We are always looking for artifacts, books, papers, or photographs of Berlin and the surronding area. We will scan your photos and return them to you...especially looking for scenes from the 50's/60's/70's.
To contact us:
Berlin Area Historical Society
P.O. Box 83
Berlin, WI. 54923