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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


March Program at the Museum
“Vernon County Soldiers in the Civil War: The Bad Axe Tigers of the 18th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry”
Presented by Pete Beckstrand

Tuesday, March 6, 7 p.m.


valentine skaters


100 Years Ago: goings-on in past Viroqua.


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.