MOUNT HOREB AREA HISTORICAL SOCIETY CELEBRATES AND PRESERVES THE RICH ETHNIC AND RURAL HERITAGE OF WISCONSIN'S SOUTHWESTERN DANE COUNTY DRIFTLESS AREA.
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June 7. 1st Brigade Band Community Concert. 1p.m. at 106 S. 2nd St. in Mount Horeb (future home of the Heritage Center!). Bring your family, some chairs or a blanket and enjoy this FREE outdoor performance-featuring Civil War music played on Civil War-era instruments by folks in Civil War dress. Read more here...
June 6. Civil War Day Camp for Kids. 9a.m. to 4p.m. Register your child TODAY! (Only 30 soldiers accepted.) Read more here...
May 25. Cave of the Mounds, 75th Anniversary: Then & Now, 2 p.m. See you at the Barn! Former guides and family of the cave's founders reminisce, cave memorabilia "show-and-tell," and more. Read about it here...
May 12. "Historic Handicrafts @ the Museum" Celebrates Syttende Mai (Norwegian Independence day), 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Participants will learn about this significant Norwegian holiday, make their own Norwegian flag, and practice.
April 30 @ 10am: Mount Horeb Area Museum Opens for the 2015 Season! Our regular hours are Thursday through Sunday, 10am to 4pm, through mid-December.
Feb. 1. Mount Horeb Area's Civil War History.
2015 is the anniversary of the end of the American Civil War 1861-1865. Visit our new on-line resource showing our area's participation in this event. Our new resource will prove invaluable to military enthusiasts, genealogists, and scholars of American history.
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Southwestern Dane County Heritage Center
The Heritage Center will be an interactive,
cultural hub in downtown Mount Horeb.