Woman's Club of Wisconsin History

A Rich and Relevant History in Milwaukee

Since 1876, the Woman’s Club of Wisconsin has been a gathering place for thoughtful and socially conscious women in the greater Milwaukee area. The Club’s founding members were leaders with foresight who recognized the need for a place to gather for social and intellectual exchange. It is a club for women, run by women. The Woman’s Club of Wisconsin is the oldest private club in the city and the oldest woman’s club in the United States.