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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July 14. Historic Handicrafts: "The Secret Language of Fans," 3:30 to 5:30p.m. FREE drop-in kids' craft. Decorate and fold your own Victorian era hand fan, and learn to use them to send secret messages. Read more here...
June 7. 1st Brigade Band Community Concert. 1p.m. moved to Mount Horeb High School Auditorium (305 S. 8th St.) due to a rainy forecast. Bring your family and friends, and enjoy this FREE 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. CAMP ROSTER IS FULL! 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.
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.