Heritage Historical Village 
900 Montgomery Street, New London, Wisconsin  54961
 



 
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2016 - Open 1st and 3rd Sundays 1 to 4 p.m.

June 5 & 19
July 3 & 17
August  *6, *7, & 16

*Heritage Days & Rail Fest with Lumberjack Show is August 6th & 7th in 2016 with open hours of 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Tour The Heritage Village

Step back in history as you tour six historic buildings that were moved to the village for preservation.  Browse through an octagon - shaped house, a one - room school, a little white church, log cabin, train depot and garage.  They are furnished with original or period furnishings.   Examine railway equipment including a locomotive, boxcar and two cabooses, or browse the depot and its exhibits of railroad artifacts and memorabilia.

No entrance fee - donations appreciated. It's enjoyment for the whole family! See the calendar for events and the days we are open.

For further information, appointments, or group tours, call (920) 982-8557 or (920) 982-5186

Heritage Days & Rail Fest

This annual event includes a themed show. Past events have included western stunt performances, train themes and the lumberjack show.  Heritage Days & Rail Fest is held at the historical village and includes a pre - 1840's Buckskinners camp, vendors, refreshments and raffles.  Click here for more details.

Purchase a C&NW Railroad History Book

The book "Chicago & North Western Railroad History at New London, Wisconsin" by Scott Sasse is on sale at the New London Area Chamber of Commerce Office, New London Library, or at the Heritage Historical Village.  The book is $10.00 and the proceeds benefit the New London Heritage Historical Society.  Add $5.00 if you want it shipped. More info & mail order (pdf)

Edison / Simmons Remembrances Sought

An Edison / Simmons exhibit has been established in conjunction with the acquisition of a garage moved to the village from the manufacturing site.  Please contact us to donate related artifacts, photographs, vintage New London postcards, etc.

A collection of railroad equipment

Location

The New London Heritage Historical Society's Village is adjacent to Memorial Park and New London Skate Park.  It is about 20 miles NW of Appleton, 35 miles N of Oshkosh, and 39 miles W-SW of Green Bay. Location Map

 
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