Where Past Meets Present

Host Your Event at One of Our Beautiful Venues

Choose from four stunning venues for gatherings of all kinds. Set on the three-and-a-half acre RCHS campus, each site offers a unique feel. From parties, weddings and receptions, to business meetings, you’ll find the perfect spot at RCHS!

Venues include the Lincoln-Tallman Museum, the Tallman Carriage House, the RCHS Legacies Museum & Visitor Center, the Wilson King Stonehouse, the Frances Willard One-room Schoolhouse and the Tallman porches and lawns. Intimate gatherings or large group events are welcome at all of our historic sites, both inside and out.

Please call 608-756-4509 for more information.

Hold your next party or occasion in one of the Rock County Historical Society's rental venues.

RCHS Has A Perfect Venue For Every Occasion

Capture the moment!

Photography packages available for all events held at RCHS.

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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