Press Releases

  • Domer presents Stories from Oshkosh's Past

    Book Talk at the Oshkosh Public Museum on Saturday, December 15, at 1:30 p.m.

    Local author Randy Domer’s newest book, We Shall Never Pass This Way Again, is another journey into Oshkosh’ … more

  • Deck the Halls at the Museum

    Make your holiday season a hygge one!

    The 2018 Deck the Halls holiday experience at the Oshkosh Public Museum is inspired by hygge, a Danish concept of savoring life’s simple pleasures. This … more

  • Menominee Clans Story coming to the Museum

    Dismantling of the existing Winnebago Room begins October 15

    A small gallery on the second floor of the Oshkosh Public Museum, referred to as the Winnebago Room, explores the topics of indigenous … more

  • WWI Centennial Symposium

    To commemorate the Great War’s centennial and explore the art, culture and history of World War I, the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh and the Oshkosh Public Museum are hosting a series of … more

  • For Home and Country: WWI ends Oct 7

    Oshkosh Public Museum commemorates centennial of World War I

    The World War I years were a time of profound change. Wisconsin’s National Guard units were called to duty when the U.S. declared … more

  • Museum celebrates People of the Waters

    The People of the Waters exhibition at the Oshkosh Public Museum opened a year ago, a project that represents four years of research, planning, design and fabrication based on input received from … more

  • "Voices of History, 1941-1945" now available

    A publication of the Oshkosh Public Museum shares local experiences during World War II

    The Oshkosh Public Museum recently released the second edition of “Voices of History, 1941-1945” … more

  • People of the Waters Wins Award of Merit

    Oshkosh Public Museum’s People of the Waters Exhibition Wins 2018 AASLH Award of Merit

    The American Association for State and Local History (AASLH) proudly announces that the Oshkosh Public … more

  • Museum presents For Home and Country: WWI

    Summer exhibition on display June 17 to October 7

    To commemorate the centennial of the First World War, the Oshkosh Public Museum will present a riveting exhibition this summer that focuses on first- … more

  • Final month to see REPLAY: The Exhibition

    Traveling exhibition at the Oshkosh Public Museum ends May 13

    Contemporary artists celebrate comic books, superheroes, sci-fi, fantasy and the eternal power of pop culture in a fun and lively … more