Welcome to Appleton, Wisconsin's
Historic Old Third Ward


Pioneer Park Dedication, May 22, 2016

Lovely weather, lovely people, lovely park. Thanks to all who attended!

Setting up Brian DeGroot, Bill Anderson,
Linda Muldoon and Joyce Anderson
with Druid's Table
Looking at the history of the Triangle
and the Park sign

Linda Muldoon and Brian DeGroot
talk to the crowd (with Joe Martin)

The beautiful Park sign


OTW Facebook Group

Did you know the Old Third Ward has a Facebook group? It's called Appleton Old Third Ward. Anyone interested in communicating with OTW residents or aficionados can join the group. You'll be notified of posts from other group members and you can post yourself. Do you have historic OTW photos? Is there a photo you can't identify? Crowdsource! Post it! How about recipes, gardening ideas, anything you think would be of interest to the group.


Spring 2016 Newsletter

The latest edition of the Old Third Ward Neighborhood Association newsletter has been posted. Please Contact the Old Third Ward with any comments or questions.


April Meeting Minutes Now Posted

Minutes for the April, 2016 OTW Board meeting, April 3, 2016 are now available. If you have any comments or questions, please contact the Old Third Ward. Find out what's happening in Our Neighborhood! Check out the Event Calendar


The Old Third Ward Neighborhood Association provides scholarships to high school students who wish to pursue studies in historic preservation, urban planning, local history and other related subjects. The Association also brings the neighborhood together for an annual dinner (in January) and an end-of-summer picnic (in September.) We also maintain the Old Third Ward Website, publish a popular walking tour brochure of the area, and stage periodic home tours. Please help the Association continue these worthy practices. The Old Third Ward Neighborhood Association is a private nonprofit corporation.