The permanent exhibits include: an extensive map collection; a digital kiosk of photos, postcards, videos, and books; and an Appleton manufacturing exhibit.
The current rotating exhibits include: Now and Then, a photo collection; Jimos Hat Shop; “5 Cent to a Dollar” Stores display; and a historic photo gallery including steamboats, riverboats, street cars, and trolley cars.
There are many details to experience and immerse yourself in Appleton history at the museum. The outdoor front entrance includes the Spire from Trinity Lutheran Church, it stood over Appleton for many years.
You can purchase our book “Images of Appleton”, puzzles, hats and more in the museum gift area.