Port Washington Historical Society


Event Details


Opening of the Exhibits

Resource Center
April 25th at 12:00 am

The Shirley Schanen Gruen exhibits displays some of her many styles of painting through the years.  Her early sketch books show the history of many of her paintings as she developed them. It covers her career from start to now her retirement.

The Maritime Exhibit offers many of the artifacts and painting from the Bienlein Burke collection including compasses, signal flags, and much more.  Do you know what a fib is?  Stop in and see one and read the explanation.


About the Resource Center

June through October
Monday - 1:00 PM - 4 PM
Thursday - 1:00 PM - 4 PM
Friday - 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Saturday - 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

November through May
Monday and Thursday 1PM - 4 PM
No Admission Fee
Mailing Address:
  • Port Washington Historical Society
  • P.O. Box 491
  • Port Washington, WI 53074
Phone: 262-284-2406