Port Washington Historical Society


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Downtown Walking Tour

Resource Center
Downtown Walking Tour
The Port Washington Historical Society is proud to present a Walking Tour of Franklin Street in historic Downtown Port Washington. Visitors can use a paper map, or using the QR reader on the phones, hear about the history of 20 unique and historic buildings in the district (several were build before the Civil War). Contact the Historical Society for more information.

About the Resource Center

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

November through May
Monday and Thursday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Due to the rise in COVID-19 cases in our area the Resource Center is currently closed. At this time we are not announcing reopening dates. Please refer to this website for updates.
No Admission Fee
Mailing Address:
  • Port Washington Historical Society
  • P.O. Box 491
  • Port Washington, WI 53074
Phone: 262-284-2406