Welcome to the Vilas Historical Museum

Birthplace of the Snowmobile--Sayner Wisconsin

About Us

Celebrating our 58th year!

Exhibits, photographs and memorabilia portraying the History of Vilas County and surrounding areas.

Take a walk into the past...

Military Exhibit                 Logging Exhibits


Toys                                CCC Photos

Wild Animal Display

Fishing Guides                    Outboard Motors

and the

first Snowmobile !


$3.00 per person ages 10 & up


Free with a paid yearly membership!

Contact Us

Drop us a line!

Better yet, see us in person!

The museum exhibits & memorabilia make our history museum special, so please plan to visit!

Vilas Historical Museum

2889 Hwy 155 - PO Box 217 - Sayner, WI 54560

(715) 542-3388 vilasmuseum@yahoo.com


Open 7 days a week

Memorial Day Weekend- June 30   10-2

July 1 - August 31   10 - 4

September 1 - 30    10 - 3