​​Pewaukee Kiwanis - Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to improving the world one child and one community at a time.  The Kiwanis Club of Pewaukee is a nonprofit organization 501(c)(3).   Learn more...

​​Wisconsin Historical Society - The Wisconsin Historical Society was founded in 1846, two years before Wisconsin became the 30th state, and it ranks as one of the largest, most active, and most diversified state historical societies in the nation. Learn more...

Waukesha County Historical Society - Waukesha County Museum is a not for profit organization, preserving and sharing the history and culture of Waukesha County. We educate and inspire visitors at every stage of learning. Learn more...

Pewaukee River Partnership - The Pewaukee River Partnership officially began operating in September of 2004. Currently we have about 35 members who share a common desire to protect and preserve the Pewaukee River and its Watershed. ​Learn more...

Pewaukee Public Library - The Pewaukee Public Library  is the joint library of the City and Village of Pewaukee. Located at 210 Main Street, the doors to the 27,600 square foot facility opened in September, 2005. The  Library also has access to a collection of downnloadable audiobooks and electronic books. ​Learn more...

Positvely Pewaukee - Positively Pewaukee is a non-profit volunteer organization that strives to present a positive image to visitors and residents alike. Volunteers can join a committee or help out at an event that supports the local community.​ Learn more...

Pewaukee Chamber of Commerce - The Pewaukee Chamber of Commerce is a business organization stimulating growth and prosperity among its members through advocacy, education and business growth opportunities. Learn more...

Villiage of Pewaukee - The Village of Pewaukee will continue to improve the quality of life for our community through fiscally sound policies, efficient administration, progressive and ethical leadership and effective communication. Learn more...

City of Pewaukee - We like to refer to our City as “the City in the Country”, offering many amenities to our residents and visitors alike. The name of the City comes from “Pee-wauk-ee-wee-nick”, meaning either “the dusty water” or “lake of shells” in Potawatomi. Learn more...

Pewaukee Area Historical Society Community Links



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2018 Hours

May 27 - Oct. 28


1 pm - 4 pm


7 pm - 9 pm


By Appointment

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Pewaukee Area Historical Society

​​The Pewaukee Area Historical Society is a nonprofit organization, 501 (c) (3), dependent upon private funding for capital improvements and ongoing operations. All gifts are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. 

Do you have any artifacts or memories of Waukesha Beach to share? Contact the Pewaukee Area Historical Society at (262) 691-0233 or e-mail info@PewaukeeHistory.org


The History of the Settlement and Progress of Pewaukee, Wisconsin (1836-1876-1976)

Editor: Redfield, Lorraine C. 

​$10 Plus S/H

Green Road and Duplainville Area

Author: Wiedeman, Mildred (1992)

$4 Plus S/H

Echos from Pioneer Trails: The Story of Pewaukee, Wisconsin

Author: Ryan, Joseph E (1963)

$4 Plus S/H

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Woman's Club of Pewaukee ​- The Woman's Club of Pewaukee was organized in 1904 and became a member of the General Federation of Women's Clubs in 1929.  The club motto is "In great things unity.  In small things liberality.  In all things charity".  The club of volunteers donates annually to local organizations to improve the lives of the community.  ​​Learn more...

Clark House Museum
206 E Wisconsin Ave
Pewaukee, WI 53072