Press Releases

  • 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

  • REPLAY is coming to Oshkosh

    This new exhibition, opening February 18, celebrates pop culture fandom

    The Oshkosh Public Museum is excited to present REPLAY, a multimedia group exhibition that draws inspiration from popular … more

  • Museum presents REPLAY: The Exhibition

    Contemporary Artists Celebrate Comic Books, Superheroes, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and the Eternal Power of Pop Culture

    Calling all pop culture fanatics, your favorite characters are coming to the Oshkosh … more