Where Past Meets Present

Artrageous Wednesdays logo

Enjoy live music, art, beverages and food from 5 – 8 p.m. on select Wednesdays this summer on the Rock County Historical Society campus

Featuring Music By:

Sponsored By:

Janesville Performing Arts Center logo
Blackhawk Community Credit Union logo
McCann Floors logo

Diana Shadel

Tom & Arra Lasse

Glen & Grace Disrude

RCHS 75th Anniversary logo

We are proud to have been part of the Rock County community for 75 years!

Please join us throughout the year for special programming, tours, events and more. With your help, we’re keeping local history alive!

Seasonal Hours

Museum and Visitor Center:
Wednesday – Sunday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Lincoln-Tallman House Museum Tours:
Wednesday – Sunday at 11 a.m./12 p.m./1 p.m./2 p.m.


Experience the Lincoln-Tallman House or take the newest tour of several buildings with thousands of artifacts!

Events & Programming

View our calendar, invite friends, buy tickets and most importantly, have fun!


Host your wedding, social event, or business meeting at one of our beautiful venues!


Receive members-only benefits while supporting our mission of collecting, preserving and sharing history!


Explore an array of fascinating collections and artifacts.


Discover your family’s roots, find historic photos, and much more in the Tallman Archives.