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Welcome to the Shawano County Historical Society website! You can navigate this website to learn about us and take advantage of the history preservation and educational services we offer, and help us fulfill our mandate, as we celebrate Shawano County’s rich and wonderful heritage. Like us on Facebook!

Now Hiring

The Shawano County Historical Society is seeking a part-time Executive Director to help manage our growth through hands-on strategic planning, fundraising, and operations management. Located in Shawano, Wisconsin, we are a small, non-profit organization that has experienced significant growth in the past ten years and now includes seven museum buildings plus an archive and reception center on site, and a train depot located in Gresham.

The Society provides safe, perpetual care of both artifacts and archives using the best available technology and procedures to preserve Shawano County’s history for future generations.

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Resumes with cover letter and salary requirements can be sent to office@shawanohistory.com by March 18th, 2019.

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Shawano County Historical Society
524 N. Franklin Street
Shawano, WI 54166

E-mail: office@shawanohistory.com
Phone: (715) 526-3323
Office Hours: Mondays and Thursdays, 9AM -4PM, and by appointment

Museums are open for self-guided tours on Saturdays, June through August, from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM, or by appointment. Admission fee for tours by appointment or group tours is $5.00 for adults and $1.00 for children 5 – 18 years. There is no fee for children under 5 years of age.

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