Where Past Meets Present

Creating a portal to Rock County history

Campus Vision

Detailing the Society’s vision for the future, the vision video demonstrates how the Strategic Plan positions historical sites, collections, staff and resources, transforming them from a series of individual buildings, into a comprehensive history campus, creating a “Portal to Rock County History.”

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Questions? Curious about the Society’s exciting future? Click the button below to email Michael Reuter, Executive Director, or call him at (608) 756-4509, ext. 301.

Our Mission


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.

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Helen Jeffris Wood Museum Center
426 N. Jackson St.
Janesville, WI  53548
(608) 756-4509

Charles Tallman Archives
430 N. Jackson St.
Janesville, WI  53548
(608) 752-5891

Lincoln Tallman House
440 N. Jackson St.
Janesville, WI  53548
(608) 756-4509