Press Releases

  • Museum to close June 12 - June 23

    Closure necessary for installation of new People of the Waters permanent exhibit

    The Oshkosh Public Museum has announced that it will be closed to the public from June 12 to June 23 for the … more

  • People of the Waters Grand Opening is September 5

    New long-term exhibition explores prehistoric and early life in Oshkosh and surrounding region

    The Oshkosh Public Museum is thrilled to announce the grand opening of their new, state-of-the-art main … more

  • The World of Jan Brett Exhibit in Final Weeks at Museum

    Aves Wildlife Alliance presents a live education program on Saturday, April 29

    The Oshkosh Public Museum’s current exhibit, The World of Jan Brett, is in its final few weeks and will close on … more

  • Museum Opens The World of Jan Brett Exhibit Feb 4

    The Oshkosh Public Museum is painting up a fun adventure with the opening of The World of Jan Brett traveling exhibit. The exhibit, on display at the Museum through May 14, invites visitors to step … more

  • Final weeks to Deck the Halls at the Museum

    Kids admission is free, and adults only $3.50, until December 31

    The Oshkosh Public Museum is pleased to offer free admission to all children under age 18, and adult admission of only $3.50, during … more

  • Jan Brett Traveling Exhibit coming to Oshkosh

    Display scheduled to open at Oshkosh Public Museum on February 4, 2017

    The Oshkosh Public Museum welcomes you to The World of Jan Brett, a fun and educational traveling exhibit that brings to life … more

  • Deck the Halls exhibit will light up Museum

    Kids receive free admission, and adults only $3.50, during this exhibition

    The fourth annual Deck the Halls holiday experience will open at the Oshkosh Public Museum on Saturday, November 19. In … more

  • Geniuses of Oshkosh ends Oct 16

    Museum to host Night Whispers event in October and Paranormal Lecture on October 29

    The Geniuses of Oshkosh exhibit at the Oshkosh Public Museum commemorates the 100th anniversary since the … more

  • Tickets selling fast for Night Whispers

    Limited space available for nighttime guided tours offered in October

    Countless spirits are reported to still hang around town after dark. The Oshkosh Public Museum will be presenting some of these … more

  • Museum to present Geniuses of Oshkosh

    Mears Art Contest state level place-winning artwork also on display in July

    A common definition of genius is a person who has an exceptional natural capacity of intellect, especially as shown in … more