Port Washington Historical Society


Event Details


Speaker Series SS Christopher Columbus

Port Exploreum
February 19th at 7:00 pm
Speaker Series SS Christopher Columbus

Todd Gordon Presents the Christopher Columbus, which was specifically built for the 1893 Columbian Exposition in Chicago.  This was a celebration of the 400 year anniversary of the discovery of America by Columbus.  The ship was actually launched in December,1892; but the fair didn't open until the Spring of 1893.  This is a continuation of our Speaker Series at the Port Exploreum. 

Call 262 284-2406 to reserve your space.

Free to members and a $5.00 donation for non-members.



About the Port Exploreum

Winter Hours November 1 - May 1
Saturday & Sunday - 12:00PM - 4:00PM up to Sunday December 20, 2020
The Port Exploreum will be closed beginning December 21 due to the changing nature of the COVID-19 situation. We are not announcing a reopening date at this time. Please refer back to this website for updated information.
Adults - $5
Children 5 – 17 - $2
Children Under 4 - Free

All Port Washington Historical Society Members receive free admission.
Mailing Address:
  • Port Washington Historical Society
  • P.O. Box 491
  • Port Washington, WI 53074
Phone: 262-284-2406