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Dousman Stagecoach Inn Museum

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Mission Statement

The Elmbrook Historical Society is a non-profit educational organization. The mission of this organization shall be the collection, preservation and dissemination of materials and information relating to the history of the City of Brookfield, the Village of Elm Grove, the Town of Brookfield and the County of Waukesha.


Dousman Stagecoach Inn Museum

Museum Tours

Dousman Stagecoach Inn Museum
1075 Pilgrim Parkway, Brookfield, WI

Costumed docents give tours of the fully restored historic Dousman Stagecoach Inn Museum from May through October on the first and third Sundays from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm except on Labor Day weekend.

On the Dousman Stagecoach Inn Museum tour, visitors will step back in time! They will:

  • See beautiful artifacts from the 1840's to the 1880's
  • Hear interesting stories about the families who lived at the Inn and the travelers who stayed there
  • View a special exhibit on display in the ballroom
  • See an interesting collection of old photos of Brookfield and Elm Grove.

In addition, visitors will see interesting outbuildings such as:

  • Wagon/ Blacksmith Shop
  • Smoke House
  • Ice House
  • Woodside one room School bell

Visit Aggie's Antiques, our Visitors Center & Gift Shop and purchase antiques, gifts, toys, cookbooks and books on local history.

Tour Fees

Adults:  $6.00
Children: 12 - 3: $3.00
Children: 2 & under free


Scouts at the Inn

Attention All Scout Groups!

Brownies, Cub Scouts, Tiger Scouts, Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts

You are invited to spend an afternoon at the Dousman Stagecoach Inn Museum! Learn about local history, tour the Stagecoach Inn, enjoy a snack, do chores in an 1800's kitchen and play historic games; work on a patch or badge.

Cost: $5.00 per child 

Chaperones, one for every eight children, are admitted free.

*The group minimum fee is $35.00.

Tours are given from April through October on weekdays, after school or weekends. To schedule a tour, please email us:  elmbrookhistorical society@gmail.com

Group & Guided Tours

Advance reservations are required for group tours, guided tours or special children’s tours. For reservations, please email us:  elmbrookhistoricalsociety@gmail.com

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