Polk County Museum

Several thousand year old Bison bones discovered in Nye are on display.
View Website Favorite 120 Main St - Balsam Lake, WI 54810
Information: 715-485-9269

Thursday-Monday & Holidays: Noon-4pm. Closed Tuesday and Wednesday.

Preserving the Past for Future Generations. Built in 1899 and used as the County Court House until 1975 and is now on the National Register of Historical Places. Three floors of galleries bursting with items dating as far back as the Revolutionary War. The Rural School Museum is just two blocks away and runs the same hours. Guided tours by appt.

  • Runs Memorial Day through Labor Day
    • Yes
  • Features
    • On Water
  • History/Heritage Type
    • Early Industry
    • Wisconsin History
  • State Historic Sign Site
    • Yes

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Luck Winter Carnival 2/06/2020 - 2/08/2020 Luck - 8.35 miles away
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Valentine's Candlelight Night at Interstate State Park 2/08/2020 St Croix Falls - 9.65 miles away
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Wanderoos Area Lions Club Ice Fishing Contest 2/01/2020 Amery - 10.2 miles away
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St. Joseph Annual Ice Fishing Contest 1/26/2020 Amery - 10.42 miles away
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Winter Fun Day 1/25/2020 Frederic - 14.14 miles away
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