Preserving appreciation of Greendale, Wisconsin, a National Historic Landmark
and one of only three American Greenbelt communities.

The Hose Tower Community Grand Opening








Vacation with Us: History on the Hudson

Vacation with Us: History on the Hudson

The Greendale Historical Society has announced a motor-coach tour to Hyde Park, New York. The trip will be from Oct. 4 -10.

The cost is $1,095 for non-members and $995 for members. This includes transportation, hot breakfasts, hotel with a pool and entrance to all sites. The sites include the Roosevelt National Historic Site, FDR Springwood Mansion, Presidential Library, Val Kill, Eleanor Roosevelt’s private cottage, a guided tour at West Point, the Culinary Institute of America, and much more.

Deposits ($100) will secure a place for you and the full amount will be due by August 1. Please call the Greendale Historical Society at (414) 423-7064 for more information.

Tour Historic Greendale

This summer, the Greendale Historical Society is offering guided tours of Historic Downtown Greendale. The tours will coincide with the Open Market held on Greendale’s Broad Street in between Northway and Schoolway. in the shadow of the iconic Village Hall.

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Our Mission

It is the mission of the Greendale Historical Society to preserve and promote the buildings, landmarks and artifacts that illustrate the history of Greendale, Wisconsin; to increase awareness, understanding and appreciation of the Village’s founding, growth and designation as a National Historic Landmark; and to strengthen the current and future historic character of the Village.

5650 Parking Street
Greendale, WI 53129
Phone: (414) 423-7064

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Ted Mainella, President
Kevin Nitka, Treasurer
Bob DeRoche, Secretary

At-Large Board Members:

William Attewell, Jim Burns, Kathleen Kendellen Hart, William Hughes, Georgianne Heymann, Bob Prindiville, Kristi Sanders and Brenda Siemers

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The Greendale Historical Society preserves our past, shares our stories, and connects people to history. Your membership support helps us use the power of history to transform lives.

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