Where Past Meets Present

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Hours

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RCHS Legacies Museum
    The Heartbeat of GM, Parker Pen, and Pickard China Exhibits.
      Thursday-Saturday
      10 AM - 4 PM
    RCHS Artisan's Gift Shop
      Original art and unique gifts.
      Thursday-Saturday
      10 AM - 4 PM
    Lincoln-Tallman Museum
      2024 Mansion Tours
      Thursday-Saturday
      11 AM, 12 PM, 1 PM, 2 PM
      All tours begin at the Gift Shop
      426 N. Jackson
    Questions
    608.756.4509
    Accommodation requests[email protected]

    Address

    426 N Jackson St.
    Janesville, WI 53548

    Phone

    (608) 756-4509

    Questions or Comments?

    Ask us about our programs, events or the Society in general

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    Tour Pricing

    Tours & Special EventsPricing
    Lincoln-Tallman Museum
      Guided Mansion Tour
      Ages 11 and older:
      $20
      Members & Ages 10 and under (with adult):
      Free
    RCHS Legacies Museum Visit
      The Heartbeat of GM, Parker Pen, and Pickard China Exhibits
      Ages 11 and older:
      $20
      Members & Ages 10 and under (with adult):
      Free
    Lincoln-Tallman
    & RCHS Legacies Museums
      Combined Ticket Discount
      Ages 11 and older:
      $30
    2024 Holiday Tree Show
      Lincoln-Tallman Museum
    Coming Nov. 24, 2024
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    ADA & Campus Accessibility

    The Rock County Historical Society welcomes all visitors. We recognize the diverse needs of our audience and offer accessible programming to enable all visitors to explore our unique campus and its sites, inside and out.

    Our Archives and Museum Center are both ADA accessible, and the first floor of the Lincoln-Tallman House is ADA accessible. The Traditional Tallman Tour is available in video format for the bedroom floor and basement.

    For questions about Campus accessibility and how we can accommodate your specific needs, call RCHS at (608) 756-4509 or use the contact form above to email us.

    Visiting Janesville and Rock County

    While in town visiting our campus, consider taking in other cultural attractions and venues that both Janesville and the greater Rock County community have to offer and make the area unique.
    These partners work closely with the Historical Society on improving the quality of life and economic impact in Janesville and Rock County. Please consider supporting these organizations by stopping by for a visit.

    Our Mission

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    The Rock County Historical Society enriches and engages the communities in Rock County, Wisconsin through preservation and dissemination of the unique history and heritage of our area.

     

    Gathering here today in the Rock River Valley, the Rock County Historical Society (RCHS) acknowledges the Indigenous People whose ancestors thrived for thousands of years in this region. RCHS welcomes all the First Nations as the nations pass along their native language and traditions to younger generations.

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    Visit Us

    RCHS Museum & Visitor Center
    426 N. Jackson St.
    Janesville, WI  53548
    (608) 756-4509
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    Lincoln Tallman Museum
    440 N. Jackson St.
    Janesville, WI  53548
    (608) 756-4509
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