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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


Annual Banquet
Sunday, November 5, 2017
12:30PM social, 1PM dinner

Viroqua American Legion
120 N. Rusk Ave., Viroqua


Fri Oct 20: Museum closed so staff can attend the WHS convention
Oct 20–21: Wisconsin Historical Society convention in La Crosse
Sat Oct 21: Museum and Sherry-Butt House open 1 to 5 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.