Where Past Meets Present

Rock County Historical Society

Volunteer Opportunities

Choose one volunteer opportunity or several. We’d love to have you participate.


Help tell the story of the Lincoln-Tallman Museum. Show visitors from bus tour groups to school children the beauty and history of the site. View the full position description


You can make our events unique and memorable by aiding us with event logistics.


Help us care for and maintain our unique sites and grounds. Perhaps you like gardening or have a skill related to maintenance, and we always need help with cleaning.


Help us make everyone who steps on campus feel welcome and special. Greet our guests, assist with ticketing and gift shop purchases.

Online Volunteer Application

Click the button to be taken to our online form. Questions or comments? Call the RCHS Volunteer Coordinator at (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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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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