Bayfield Heritage Association

Bayfield Heritage Association

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About Us

The Bayfield Heritage Association (BHA) is a nonprofit dedicated to preserving and sharing the history and culture of the Bayfield area through museum exhibits, educational programs, and archival research. BHA was established in 1974 and continues to serve visitors and area residents through the following services:


The Bayfield Heritage Museum is open seasonally, June - October. Please check our website or Facebook page for current hours or call our main office at 715-779-5958. Museum admission is free and donation are appreciated.


The Bayfield Heritage Associations offers monthly educational programs (Sunday afternoons, 2:00pm fall - spring months) about area history through our John Matthew Black Program Series. See a full listing of events on our website.


The Bayfield Heritage Association maintains a collection of historical archives (documents, photographs, books, maps, recorded interviews, etc.) from our region through an electronic database, as well as a complete physical collection on-site. Interested in learning more about your family history or a particular topic from our area? Call or email our Pike Research Center staff to schedule an appointment or submit a research request, 715-779-5958 or bhaprc@centurytel.net.



Bayfield Model Railroad Coordinator
Category: Education
The Bayfield Heritage Association (BHA) is seeking a seasonal, part time (10 hours per week at $15/hour during our 3 month museum season), coordinator to support the Bayfield Model Railroad (BMRR) exhibit in BHA's free local history museum. The BMRR exhibit is unique in that visitors tend to spend up to 1 hour examining the intricate details and asking questions about the evolution of downtown ...read more
Phone:(715) 779-5958