Jackson County Historical Society

View Website Favorite 321 Main Street - Black River Falls, WI 54615
Information: 715-284-5314

Summer hours: April-October, Fri-Sat: Noon-4pm. Winter hours: Closed November-March (Call to schedule an appointment during winter or during closed hours in the summer)

The Jackson County Historical Society Museum, Carnegie Building, is dedicated to preserving the history of Jackson County. Housed within the Carnegie Library, built in 1915, the museum has two floors of exhibits representing early life in Jackson County. Some exhibits include the Clay Post Office, a complete dental office, historical military artifacts, lumber and logging displays, and a Native American display featuring photos, beadwork, and leather items. The research area includes county business histories, family histories, biographical files, and much more. 

  • History/Heritage Type
    • Early Industry
    • Wisconsin History
    • Native American Heritage

Nearby Places

1
Black River Area Oktoberfest 10/02/2021 Black River Falls - 0.15 miles away
2
Black River Falls Fire Department Annual Car Show 9/12/2021 Black River Falls - 1.52 miles away
3
Flea Market and Craft Sale 9/04/2021 - 9/06/2021 Hatfield - 10.48 miles away
4
York-Northfield Rodeo 8/06/2021 - 8/08/2021 Northfield - 18.21 miles away
5
Warrens Cranberry Festival 9/24/2021 - 9/26/2021 Warrens - 20.73 miles away
6
Harvest Day Celebration 10/02/2021 - 10/03/2021 Warrens - 20.84 miles away
7
The Highground Annual Ride to Remember Motorcycle Rally 8/21/2021 Neillsville - 20.86 miles away
8
Clark County Fair 8/11/2021 - 8/15/2021 Neillsville - 22.3 miles away