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

Nearby Places

1
Polk County Dairy Breakfast 6/01/2019 Milltown - 5.65 miles away
2
Annual Kids "R" 1st Fishing 6/01/2019 Milltown - 6.27 miles away
3
Luck Music in the Park 6/04/2019 - 8/13/2019 Luck - 8.68 miles away
4
Spring Plant Sale & Local Food Fair 5/24/2019 - 5/25/2019 Luck - 9.23 miles away
5
Barrel Tasting Weekend 5/25/2019 - 5/26/2019 St Croix Falls - 10.16 miles away
6
Memorial 4X4 Total Off-Road Rally 5/24/2019 - 5/27/2019 Dresser - 10.61 miles away
7
Amery Trails Day 6/01/2019 Amery - 10.96 miles away
8
Barron County June Dairy Breakfast 6/01/2019 Prairie Farm - 24.5 miles away