the History of Recreation in the East Troy Area

Please enter to:

  • see photos of the beautiful hotels and resorts
  • read and hear the camp stories of over 25 camps
  • pick up a driving tour map
  • Imagine life in the 1700’s, 1800’s, and 1900’s
  • See extant & extinct native animals and touch their fur
  • buy a sweet treat which was polar in the 19th century

Exhibit open during regular hours March – August, 2014

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ETAHS 2014 5K Run/Walk

ETAHS Annual 5K Run/WalkETAHS will be hosting our 6th Annual Run/Walk on Saturday, September 6, 2014!

REGISTER ONLINE NOW!

 

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You may also download and print out the mail-in Registration Form, if you prefer.

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Welcome!

Welcome to the new East Troy Area Historical Society website!  This has long been our dream to have such a venue available to those interested in sharing their love of history, especially those memories associated with this area of southeastern Wisconsin.  Whether this was your home or was an area that played a part in your life along the way, we open our doors to offer a place where you can share our treasures and may it be an invitation for you to add to our historic assets.
Judy Mitten, President      

Statement of Purpose:

The East Troy Area Historical Society (ETAHS) exists for the purpose of educating the public about the history of East Troy, Troy, Troy Center, La Fayette, Spring Prairie, and the Troy Lakes area, and for preserving artifacts from these communities for the benefit of all of its citizens.  The ETAHS is an accredited 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that operates by donation and the efforts of volunteer members.  Membership is open to all interested citizens.

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