The Importance of Local History
From historical figure quotes, stories from your relatives, articles in local newspapers to a memorial statue you walk by everyday, local history surrounds you. Stop by OHS current window display and exhibit to learn how you too contribute to local history.
Dream Town , Oakmont Camp Colony
Cottages, tents, canoes and motorboats, stop by the Oakmont Historical Society summer window display and reflect back on Oakmont as a vacation spot.
Memorial Day: Remembering Our Veterans
Stop by the History Center front window as you stroll down the boulevard and stop and remember Oakmont’s servicemen. Oakmont is proud to honor servicemen from the different United States Arm Forces and we thank you for your service.
Willows Night Club
The new window display at the history center features the Willows Night Club in Oakmont. The Willows was host to many of big bands of the swing era: Artie Shaw, Cab Calloway, Rudy Vallee and Lawrence Welk.
Our new book, When the Stars Shined in Oakmont, the Willows Nightclub is available at the Oakmont History Center. $5.00per copy