Grant County Historical Society highlights A CHRISTMAS CUP OF TEA
A CHRISTMAS CUP OF TEA.that's the theme at the Grant County Historical
Society's Cunningham Museum site in Lancaster this holiday season. The
museum will be transformed into a Victorian Christmas setting by volunteers
who will trim the trees with hand made ornaments similar to ones used in the
late 19th century.compliments of Lancaster's second graders. A large
sampling of teapots and accessories from board member, Mary Freymiller's,
extensive collection will greet visitors as they enter the main room upon
arrival. In addition, the rooms upstairs will be decked out for this
festive time of year, as well.
The museum is open on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
for tours, but a special invitation is extended to the public to visit the
museum the evening of Friday, December 5th from 5:00 - 7:00 PM when
admission will be free and refreshments will be served. The holiday
decorations will be on display from late November until early January 2015.
The Cunningham Museum is located at 129 E. Maple Street, Lancaster, WI.
53813. For more information check out the Grant County Wisconsin Historical
NEWS: The Old House Enthusiasts have a digital home on our website. Click here to check out their page.
Those of you who may have visited the Cunningham Museum in the past will notice new and exciting changes.
Lancaster: A Window into its Past
By James Hibbard
James Hibbard has done it again! This book is full of wonderful illustrations professionally reproduced. This masterpiece shares the stories
of our people and their work in
building our little corner
of this great nation.
You can purchase the book at the historical society.
Do not miss the opportunity to have this book to keep or give as a gift to friends and children.
$25.00 ($20.00 + $5.00 shipping)
Send check to:
129 E. Maple Street
Lancaster, Wisconsin 53813
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June 24th, 2012
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To preserve the important pieces of Grant County history and
to tell their story
and the history of Grant County.
Grant County Historical Society was Re-Incorporated Jan 15 1950