Artifacts & Exhibits
Our exhibits serve to educate, inspire and entertain. Designed by our professional staff who gather an array of objects, a compelling narrative, and add a touch of creativity, our exhibitions aim to bridge past to present while serving as an educational tool for teachers and students in Rock County.
Court House Hill: Janesville’s Victorian Crowning Glory This tour explores Court House HIll whic has always been the prestige address for the upscale residents of Janesville. You will see a range of Victorian homes built from the 1850s to the 1920s. This is a neighborhood that takes pride in historic preservation and has a great […]
Join this fun hunt for Pokemon! For all ages. Hunt for Pokemon while learning a bit of local history, as you walk around the beautiful Courthouse Hill neighborhood in Janesville. Sponsored by the Rock County Historical Society and Hedberg Public Library, refreshments are included in this free walking tour! Tour begins and ends at the […]
Family Fun in the Night is Back! Back by popular demand, it’s the Rock County Historical Society’s 2017 Night @ The Museum! Come dressed in your bunny slippers and pajamas, bring your favorite toy, and enjoy an evening of family fun in a museum exhibit. Explore the Museum Center at night while snacking on treats […]