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Vernon County Museum
Old St. Mary's Church
Foreaker Schoolhouse
Sherry-Butt House
Elevator Project
Research Room
Teacher Resources
Historic Photos
Treasures from the Collection
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The purpose of the Vernon County Historical Society is to preserve and promote Vernon County history.

The Vernon County Historical Society operates four historical sites: The Vernon County Museum, Old St. Mary's Church Museum, the Foreaker One Room Schoolhouse, and historic Sherry-Butt House.

March Program at the Museum

War Eagle

Tuesday March 7, 7 p.m.


Vernon County Teacher & School Honor Roll

Read about the project and see the latest additions


Help raise funds to complete the elevator project -- please donate today!

Donate Now

or click here for a printable form

Museum Hours:
June-August: Monday thru Friday 12-4 PM, and Saturday 10-2PM
Sep-Oct and April-May: Monday thru Friday 12-4 PM
Nov-Mar: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 12-4 PM
Or by appointment.

Vernon County Historical Society: 410 S. Center Avenue P.O. Box 444, Viroqua, WI 54665    (608) 637-7396