Exhibit and Resource Center

Now Open:  Wednesday and Saturday 9 am – 1 pm

Upcoming Events


Delavan Community Center
Member Meeting:  6:00 pm
Presentation:  6:30 pm
July 25
Spring Grove Cemetery Tour
Ryan Schroeder
Aug 7
2nd Annual Lake Lawn Boat Tour
Lake Lawn Lodge
Aug 15
History of the Rodriguez Brothers Part II
Robert and Tony Rodriguez


Cemetery work days Continue through October 2024.

Submit a tree carving application!

Resource Center

Open Hours this week
Wednesday:  9 am – 1 pm
Saturday:  9 am – 1 pm

Get involved today!

I have an idea / submission for the newsletter.

I want to volunteer.

I have a donation of historical value.

I want to donate money.

I want to become a member.


Collection Management System

Just Getting Started

Digitizing the historic collections at the resource center is the next step in preserving the history of Delavan for generations to come!

Muster Tree Carving

Donate Now!

We are all mourning the loss of the Muster Tree.  The Delavan Historical Society is working with a tree carver to create a memorial carving that represents the heroes of the Civil War.

Website Redesign


Basic redesign of the website has begun.  The primary pages are complete, but we have much more in store for our visitors, check back soon!


The Delavan Chronicles

Tree Carving Application

Preserve Delavan’s history with a skillful carving that endures as a lasting tribute. Submit your application via email to [email protected] or by mail to PO Box 746, Delavan, WI 53115. Unite in safeguarding Delavan’s memories and beauty as we embark on this new beginning together.