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Monroe County Local History Room and Museum

View Website Favorite 200 W Main St - Sparta, WI 54656
Information: 608-269-8680

The Monroe County Local History Room & Museum are open daily, Monday through Saturday from 9-4:30.

Our mission is to connect people of all generations to the past in a meaningful way.  Come and engage, explore, and encounter history at the Monroe County Local History Room!  

Exhibit highlights include:

“Monroe County A to Z,” an award-winning exhibit featuring 27 hands-on elements.

3-D photo viewer of 1950s scenes.

“Monroe County in Miniature,” a 64 square foot HO scale model railroad layout.

And much, much more!

Bus tours and group visits are encouraged, but please arrange them in advance by calling 608-269-8680. There is a fee for bus tours.

  • Free Admission
    • Yes
  • History/Heritage Type
    • Wisconsin History
    • Native American Heritage

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