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January 2016 Newsletter

Music for this page provided by Copperbox

OKTOBERFEST Sept 23rd Noon to 11:00pm Sept 24th Noon to 7pm


Buy the Second Germantown History Book!

The second Germantown history book is now available. Germantown in the 20th Century Part I: 1900-1959.

This year we are celebrating our
23rd Annual Oktoberfest

Current News
 We are looking for donations for our new project, a Festhalle. Please donate to help us out. Any amount helps.
Thank you!
Donate Here
Future Festhalle here

Also we are having four Bier Gardens this year, all with live music. Click the link for the flyer with more information.
Flyer Here

Dheinsville Historic Park & Museums, Germantown, Wisconsin

Three 1850s Restored Museums are directed by GHS through membership and donations.
An original 1850s settlement on 9 acre park at Holy Hill Rd, Hwy 145/Fond du Lac Ave & Maple Rd
DIRECTIONS: Exit on Hwy 167 West. Turn EAST (Holy Hill Road) off Hwy 41/45. Museum 2 miles.


SILA LYDIA BAST BELL MUSEUM & FIRE HALL 1880/1910 contains over 5000 bells collected by Ms. Bast who was born and raised in Germantown 1900-1992.
NEW! Hours: June 1 - Nov 1st
, Open Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays 1:00 - 4:00 pm and by reservations of groups of ten or more year round.

christ_church_germantown CHRIST CHURCH MUSEUM of Local History 1862 on the National Register.
NEW! Hours: June 1st - Oct 1st,
Open Sundays 1:00 - 4:00 pm.

VALENTINE WOLF HAUS MUSEUM & Jeffris Genealogy Research Center 1854
Shoemaker shop and half-timber haus.
NEW! Hours: June 1st - Oct 1st,
Open Wednesdays, 1:00 - 4:00 pm.

MISSION: Collecting and preserving the artifacts, legacy and built environment of the citizens of Germantown Township since the 1830's and communicating their life stories in the context of their sites; and educating the citizens and visitors of today and the future.

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