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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Our Museum is now open
Fri & Sat 10 am - 4 pm Sun. 12:30 pm to 4 pm CST
100 S. 2nd St. Mt. Horeb, WI 53572
Now 50% off selected store item!
Jan. 31. "1-2-3 Ski-Doo": In conjunction with the 4th annual Scandihoovian Winter Festival we will present an exhibit of classic 1970 snowmobiles and clothing at our museum, 9 am-2 pm (with complimentary cider and treats).
Contact: Caitlin Besadny 608-770-7326.
Dec. 15. Meet our new Executive Director
Destinee has a M.A (American History and Museum Studies), University of North Carolina at Greensboro, B.A. (History, with minors in English and Studio Art) Black Hills State University. Has experience in several history-related arenas, including archaeological work with the US Forest Service and Old Salem Museum & Gardens (Winston-Salem, NC), and has held positions as Archivist and Curator of Collections and Programming, as well as most recently serving as the Director of the Historic Indian Agency House (Portage, WI). Husband, Wade (a native of Platteville), and two children (Max and Mia) will soon reside with Destinee in Mount Horeb.
Dec. 2. Finding Your Regional Roots. Article appeared in the Mt. Horeb Mail about our organization and how you can help.
Dec. 1. NEW online! 1873 Brief Histories of Dane County and our six townships as written in the 1873 Plat Book by Harrison & Warner.
Nov. 22. Meet our new Board of Directors.
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You will also find the latest news about the
Southwestern Dane County Heritage Center
The Heritage Center will be a 16,000 square foot interactive, cultural hub in downtown Mount Horeb.
Last updated: December 16, 2014