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


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Greenbelt Express & Shenandoah Valley Civil War Sites: Deluxe Motor Coach One Week Tour!

Join us for a week-long excursion to Greenbelt, MD and Civil War Sites this October.

We will depart from the Historic Hose Tower in Greendale on Sunday morning, October 7 and return Saturday Oct. 14.

Travel east on our private Badger Motor Coach and stay overnight en route to Shepherdstown, West Virginia the oldest city in the state and very historic. That area will be our base and we will take day trips to Greenbelt MD, (one of the three other Greenbelt Towns, also a National Historic Landmark) Harpers Ferry, Antietam National Battlefield, and Shenandoah National Park. All of this will be during their beautiful fall foliage season!

All our past tours have sold out. Marge Hill and Mary & Ted Mainella are working on the travel and lodging details for the trip. THIS TRIP WILL SELL OUT SOON!

Send us an email for more information and the reservation form:  Or CLICK HERE for your reservation form.

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Tour Historic Greendale

During the summer, the Greendale Historical Society offers 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.

Office and Resource Center Located in the Historic Greendale Welcome Center

5680 Broad Street
Greendale, WI 53129
Phone: (414) 409-2557

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Robb Nowak, President
Marge Hill, Vice President
Ted Mainella, Past President

Board Members:

Kathleen Hart, Georgianne Heymann, Bill Kewan, Brenda Siemers, Greg Sylvester, Amy Krenzke

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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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