​​Creepy Halloween Magic Class with RJ

Saturday, October 28, 2017


$12.00 per person

$10 with grandparent or family membership

Join us for the first ever parent/child Halloween magic class taught by RJ the Magician. Learn some creepy tricks to perform with your treats this Halloween! This magic class will feature a special mini magic show where RJ will teach how to do every single trick he performs including: "Stealing someone's soul" with a card trick, making normal objects move with your mind, and even cutting someone in half! This class is full of amazing secrets that can be performed at your next Halloween party--sign up today!

Appropriate for kids age 9 and older.

For more information about RJ the Magician, visit his website.

Registration required. Click the link below or call 920-735-9370.

Silent Film Series: Phantom of the Opera
​Monday, October 30, 2017
6:30pm, doors open at 6
​$7.00 per person

Get in the Halloween spirit with the classic

horror film starring Lon Chaney as the Phantom. Film will be shown with live organ accompaniment by Frank Rippl. Refreshments available for purchase. Presented in partnership with the Packerland Theater Organ Society.

Light Up Night--Hot Cider on the Lawn!

​Friday, November 10, 2017


We're excited to partner with The Trout Museum of Art's Second Annual holiday kick-off event. As you stroll up and down the avenue and enjoy wintery art, stop by the History Museum to warm up with a free cup of apple cider! 

60's Party! Featuring American Girl Doll Melody
​Saturday, November 18, 2017

$15 per person,  children and adults

$12 per museum member

You and your American Girl Doll are invited to a groovy 60s bash! Learn about life and civil rights in the 1960s (the era Melody™ is from), dance to Motown records, play a game, make a craft, and enjoy a sweet treat. Bringing your doll or dressing up like your doll is encouraged, but not required. Admission includes 1 entry to win the door prize—a new Melody™ doll! All children must be accompanied by an adult. Register by calling 920-735-9370 or online at the link below:

60's Party!
Magic at the Castle with RJ

 Curator Emily Rock at 920-735-9370 x. 115 or emily@myhistorymuseum.org

Tuesday - Sunday

11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

330 E. College Ave., Appleton, WI




Join the History Museum and Fleet Feet Sports Fox Valley for a fun summer of exploring local history by foot and bicycle. The program series occurs this summer and fall! 2017 schedule coming soon!

Visit the Get Up and Go webpage for more information, schedule, and registration.