MOUNT HOREB AREA HISTORICAL SOCIETY CELEBRATES AND PRESERVES THE RICH ETHNIC AND RURAL HERITAGE OF WISCONSIN'S SOUTHWESTERN DANE COUNTY DRIFTLESS AREA.
Browse our website for information about our organization, events, award winning Museum, Archives, online resources, volunteer opportunities, membership and support.
Our Museum is now open
Friday & Saturday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sunday 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm CST
100 S. 2nd St.
Mt. Horeb, WI 53572
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Oct. 12 - Annual Meeting
Come celebrate our 40th year with a tribute to Brian Bigler, retiring Board President. Check back for details.
Oct. 4- Archaeological dig for children!
Come join us in investigating four unique sites and discovering the artifacts left there. Supported by the Wisconsin Humanities Council. Check back soon for more information.
Sep. 25 - Mount Horeb Area Chamber of Commerce
Their Monthly Network Social will be hosted at our museum, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Aug. 23 - Join us during the Wisconsin History Tour
Verona Public Library will be hosting a Historical Society Fair from 10 am until 2 pm. There is also a bike ride from the library to Mt. Horeb, with snacks and beverages at the Mt. Horeb Area Museum.
Aug. 14- Wisconsin Historical Society Conference
Museum's Curator, Caitlin Besadny represented us at the conference hosted by Brodhead Historical Society. Caitlin presented our interactive maps.
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EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR for the Mount Horeb Area Historical Society, Inc.
Seeking chief executive to assume overall responsibility for leading and advancing the organization's mission, including education, outreach, managing staff of museum and archives, developing budgets and fund raising. In 2013 MHAHS launched a Capital Campaign to build the SW Dane County Heritage Center, located 30 miles west of Madison.
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You will also find the latest news about the
Southwestern Dane County Heritage Center Capital Campaign.
The Heritage Center will be a 16,000 square foot interactive, cultural hub in downtown Mount Horeb.
Last updated: August 29, 2014