Looking for a unique venue
for your next event?

The Milwaukee County Historical Center is on the list of must see places in Milwaukee and is the premier destination for historic weddings, meeting and corporate events.

Located in the heart of downtown Milwaukee
along the scenic Milwaukee River

Winner of the Knot’s 2013 Best of Weddings, The Historical Society offers a unique setting featuring an elegant main hall, a cozy mezzanine level and a patio with a spectacular view of Père Marquette Park that is perfect for weddings, meetings, and corporate events.

The Historical Center’s graceful interiors offer an elegant and welcoming setting to host your guests. The Historical Center has received praise from leading wedding industry publications, including the Knot, the Wedding Channel and Married in Milwaukee, and is sure to make your special day one to remember.

Please download our current rental packet for more information!
Milwaukee County Historical Society Rental Packet 2017

Book your next event with MCHS today!

Available year round. If you have any questions, or would like to set up a time to come view our unique space, please contact Amanda Balistreri, Event Coordinator, at 414-273-8288 or

When contacting the Milwaukee County Historical Society, please indicate that you are interested in the Historical Center to avoid confusion with our Trimborn Farm venue rental service. Thank you.

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