Waupaca Historical Society
Waupaca Historical Society
321 S. Main St., Waupaca, WI 54981


The Waupaca Historical society is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization and is dependent upon donations and community support. Donations to our society are greatly appreciated.  Your donations help us maintain our historic buildings and help us to fulfill our mission to preserve the history of the Waupaca area. Checks can be made payable to the Waupaca Historical Society and sent to:

    Waupaca Historical Society

    321 S. Main St.

    Waupaca, WI  54981

The Waupaca Historical Society is thankful for in-kind donations of new or gently used items. The following items are on our Wish List at the Holly History and Genealogy Center:


Slate chalkboards for children ($30)

iPad for historic photos ($200)

iPad stand ($100)

Steel shelving with powder finish for storage ($140)

Arts and crafts items for the Little Free Art Crate outside the Holly Center ($25)


If you are interested in donating artifacts, photographs, documents or other objects related to the Waupaca area to the Waupaca Historical Society, please contact Tracy Behrendt at director@waupacahistoricalsociety.org or (715) 256-9980.