Richfield Historical Society

Richfield, WI


Upcoming Events

Thursday, October 27, 2016
Monthly Program

"Ellis Island"

Island of Hope – Island of Tears, is the story of Ellis Island and a tribute to the over 18 million immigrants who journeyed to America in search of freedom and opportunity....Read More

December 3, 2016
Christmas at the Historical Park

Join in the fun of experiencing Christmas as it was in days long ago. Visit the Mill House and Lillicrapp Welcome Center in the Richfield Historical Park to see a General Store decorated for the holiday and sing along as carols are played on an upright piano. RHS's new mascot, Richie the Raccoon, will be for sale....Read More

February 19, 2017 -- Antique Appraisal & Chili Lunch

March 25, 2017 -- Maple Syrup Family Day

July 22, 2017 -- Richfield Art at the Mill
2017 Artist Guidelines
2017 Artist Application Form
2017 Vendor Guidelines
2017 Vendor Application Form

September 16 & 17, 2017 -- 19th Annual Thresheree

Photos from 2016 Thresheree

Monthly Programs

RHS in Action

Projects at the Park

Work continues to make the Richfield Historical Park an enjoyable place to visit -- either at one of the Richfield Historical Society's events or simply to go for a walk. ThreeRailing projects, in addition to the ongoing construction of the blacksmith shop, have taken place: railing by the Lillicrapp Welcome Center, new band platform and repair of the barn foundation....Read More

Horses Plowing, Steam Engines Whistling, Burgers Grilling, Scarecrows Stuffed--Fun, entertainment, tours, good food, treasures, bargains and much more were found at this year's 18th Annual Thresheree....Read More

Found at the Thresheree: Handmade soap and charm bracelet. Please call 262-628-2841 to identify and claim these items.

Art at the Mill was an enjoyable place to be on July 23

On a hot and steamy day, artists and vendors set up their booths. People arrived to see what treasures they could find, enjoy the music and take a tour of the historic buildings in the Richfield Historical Park....Read More

Your Name on a Blacksmith Shop Beam

The blacksmith shop at the Richfield Historical Park is getting to look more like a building with the heavy support beams in place and girts installed. You can help get this new venue built as well as have have your name on a horseshoe in the shop...Read More

Donors to Messer/Mayer Mill Fund Etch Their Names in Paver Bricks at Richfield Historical ParkHistory. The Fund to restore the Messer/Mayer Mill is growing. Much of this growth is due to those persons whose donations entitle them to a recognition brick....Read More

 RHS in Action Archive



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