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2019 EVENT CALENDAR

FOR THE

WATERTOWN HISTORICAL SOCIETY

PLEASE NOTE 

ALL EVENTS SUBJECT TO CHANGE

CALL (920) 261-2796 FOR UP-TO-DATE INFORMATION
 

Judy Quam, a guide and former manager of the Octagon House Museum,

joins volunteers in an annual spring cleaning effort at the local landmark.

For several days each April, workers prepare the historic home for the upcoming tourism season.

The former home of John and Eliza Richards was built in 1854.

 

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Octagon House Museum opens May 1st

so mark your calendar to visit us this year.

╰☆╮GREAT DEAL: Become a member of our society now

and receive two tickets for free tour of

Octagon House and grounds on the day of your choosing.

 

www.watertownhistory.org/Membership.htm

 

Celebrate your wedding, anniversary, corporate picnic,

or other special event at the Octagon House Museum

E-mail whs@watetownhistory.orgfor inquiries.

 

2019 EVENT LISTING

 

May 4:Opening for the 2019 season

 

May 19:Dedication of new Gladys Mollert Visitorís Center

 

August 4: To be rescheduled because of band appearance elsewhere

Annual 1st Brigade Band Concert & Ice Cream Social

On the grounds of the Octagon House

 

For more information, call 902-261-2796

 

September 7:Octagon House Antiques & Art Show (4th annual)

On the grounds of the Octagon House

 

For more information, call 902-261-2796

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The Octagon House Museum is located at 919 Charles Street, Watertown, Wisconsin.

Also on the grounds are the first kindergarten, pioneer barn and tour center gift shop.

 

MUSEUM HOURS

 

May:

12-3 pm, Sat & Sun (other by appointment)

 

June, July & August:

12-3 pm, Every day except Tuesdays (will be open of July 4th)

 

September:

12-3 pm, Sat & Sun (other by appointment)

 

October:

By appointment only

 

Tours are fully guided every hour on the hour in an air-conditioned museum.

 

For more information please call the Octagon House Museum at (920) 261-2796 or check the Events page of our website, www.watertownhistory.org

 

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