About Us

The Berlin Area Historical Society is a fully recognized 501 (c)(3) non-profit Educational Institution affiliated with the Wisconsin Historical Society. The Society is maintained by donations and membership. Individual dues are $15.00; Family is $25.00. Make checks payable to Berlin Area Historical Society and mail to: P. O. Box 83, Berlin WI 54923

Click here to download the latest membership form: http://berlinareahistoricalsociety.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/2023-Membership-form-Editable.pdf 

Held on the 2nd Wednesday monthly at 6:00 p.m. at the Berlin Public Library, 121 W Park Ave., Berlin. Guests are always welcome.

The Society has over 8,000 digitized images available. Members of the organization are available to give programs on a number of topics about Berlin’s history.

Our Officers

  • Wingate Barraclough, President
  • Don Fink, Vice President
  • Chris Kalupa, Secretary/Treasurer

Board Members

  • Jay Wakeley
  • Bonnie Nehring
  • David Olson
  • Sharon Groff

Contact Us: historicalsocietyberlinwi@gmail.com

The Berlin Museum is open the 1st Saturday from September to May from 1 to 4 p.m. Then starting Memorial Day weekend, the museum is open the second and fourth Sundays in June, July and August from 1 to 4 p.m. Visits to the museums at other times can be scheduled by calling the Berlin Public Library at 920-361-5420 or sending an email to historicalsocietyberlinwi@gmail.com.

For a complete history, click here