Come visit and see for yourself all the beauty and charm Oconomowoc has to offer. We’re a community of rich history, proud community members and neighbors who take great care in nurturing the tranquil beauty that surrounds this lake area gem. With state of the art business operations, inviting world class facilities, restaurants and boutiques,
Oconomowoc was incorporated as a town in 1844, although residents had to go to Summit to get their mail until 1845. Travel and communication links between the new town and nearby cities were quickly established. The Watertown Plank Road was extended to connect Oconomowoc to the nearby towns of Milwaukee, Waukesha, Pewaukee, and Watertown in 1850.