2017 Field Trips

 The Brown County Historical Society is committed to offering a variety of  educational programs that connect the past to the present in a meaningful way.

Hazelwood Spring Tours Poster

Students visiting  Hazelwood  Historic House and  learn about life in early Green Bay through artifacts and stories of the Morgan L Martin family and discover Martin’s involvement in Wisconsin Statehood.  Students will have the opportunity to embark on a walk in the Astor Historic District Neighborhood and discover the unique architecture and history of the area.  Using historic maps students will discover the changes along the banks of the Fox River,  the rivers importance to early settlers and to a growing community.  



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If Tombstones Could Talk School Cemetery Walk Day Poster

Explore history on the beautiful grounds of Woodlawn Cemetery during “If Tombstones Could Talk”  School Cemetery Day.

 Brown County’s history comes to  life through the stories of  Woodlawn Cemetery’s past residents. Costumed actors  illustrate the impact they made on history- locally, regionally and nationally. Students will gain an understanding of our community’s past and realize they have the ability to make an impact just like the leaders who came before them. 


To sign-up, please call 920-437-1840!