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Independance Day Weekend Closure

July 4 to July 6

The museums, offices, and visitor center gift shop are closed July 4th through the 6th. Museums, offices, and the visitor center gift shop resume normal hours July 11th. We wish you a happy and safe Independence Day holiday.


July 4
July 6


Rock County Historical Society
(608) 756-4509

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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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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