50% off regular admission until February 26, 2024

Closed for construction February 19-23, 2024

Open Daily, Except Tuesdays  

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

330 E. College Ave., Appleton, WI


Rental ​Amenities

  • Museum admission
  • Chairs
  • Banquet or round tables
  • Podium
  • PA system
  • Wireless Internet for presenters
  • Projector
  • Projection Screen

A Unique Space & Exclusive Attraction for your Corporate Event

The History Museum offers an elegant and historic venue for your event. With unique spaces and exclusive attractions the History Museum is well-suited for corporate events, luncheons, weddings, and special events.

Share the History Museum's charm and award winning exhibits with your guests.


Historic Siekman Room, off the museum’s spacious lobby, features large mullioned windows, terrazzo floors, and two sets of French Doors. Surrounded by an exhibit of locally crafted stained glass, you are sure to be inspired in this unique space.

Capacity:  50 people seated at tables
                  100 people seated lecture style
                  125 people standing

Rate:         $500 during Museum hours
                  $2,000 after Museum hours             

Ogilvie Hall is a stunning room with heavy beamed ceilings, antique light fixtures, a Masonic mural, and an intimate stage. The 1926 Austin pipe organ, used during Masonic rituals, fills the hall with music and is available for use with a rental.  

Capacity:  120 people seated at tables 
                  165 lecture style or standing

Rate:         $1,000 during Museum hours
                  $2,500 after Museum hours

For Inquiries and Reservations

Michelle Lokken

Visitor Experience & Interpretation Coordinator


920-735-9370 ext. 105