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The Vernon County Historical Society operates four historical sites:

The Vernon County Museum
Old St. Mary's Church Museum
The Foreaker One Room Schoolhouse
The historic Sherry-Butt House


You're invited to Picnic in the Past
On the lawn of the Historic Sherry-Butt House

Tuesday, August 22, 4-7 p.m.


Our First Ever: Pork Chop Dinner
On the lawn of the Historic Sherry-Butt House

Friday, August 25, 4-7 p.m. or til gone


September Program at the Museum
“A Story of Citizen Activism in the 1990’s: Citizens United Against Low Level Flights”
presented by local author Marilyn Leys.

Tuesday, September 5, 7 p.m.


New! Viroqua Walking Tours maps and information

Black Hawk Trail brochure and map


Vernon County Teacher & School Honor Roll

Read about the project and see the latest additions


Vernon County Museum Hours:

June-August: Monday thru Friday 12-4 PM, and Saturday 10-2PM
September-October: Monday thru Friday 12-4 PM
November-March: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 12-4 PM
April-May: Monday thru Friday 12-4 PM
Or by appointment.