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
  • State Historic Sign Site
    • Yes
  • History/Heritage Type
    • Early Industry
    • Wisconsin History

Nearby Places

1
Lucky Days Festival 7/19/2019 - 7/21/2019 Luck - 8.66 miles away
2
Luck Fireman's Corn Feed 8/10/2019 Luck - 8.68 miles away
3
Polk County Fair 7/25/2019 - 7/28/2019 St Croix Falls - 9.12 miles away
4
Wannigan Days-River Spirit Celebration 7/19/2019 - 7/21/2019 St Croix Falls - 9.47 miles away
5
Jazz Festival at Chateau St. Croix Winery 7/20/2019 St Croix Falls - 10.19 miles away
6
Music on the River 6/21/2019 Amery - 10.81 miles away
7
Indianhead Gem & Mineral Show 7/27/2019 - 7/28/2019 Frederic - 15.04 miles away
8
Siren Summerfest 8/01/2019 - 8/04/2019 Siren - 23.3 miles away