Local Historical Organizations and Societies In Dane County

The Dane County Historical Society is just one of many historical organizations throughout the county dedicated to the preservation and sharing of local history. Below is a more detailed list of historical organizations that may be able to help you in your research and exploration of local history. Please keep in mind, this may not be a complete list. If there are others we should be aware of, and possibly add to this list, please let us know.

Albion Academy Historical Society
605 Campus Lane
Albion, WI 53534
(608) 884-4809/nancydurgin@yahoo.com

Black Earth Historical Society
PO Box 214
Black Earth, WI 53515
(608) 767-2691/behistoricalsoc@gmail.com

Blue Mounds Area Historical Society
info@bluemoundshistoricalsociety.com

Brooklyn Area Historical Society
PO Box 174
Brooklyn, WI, 53521
608-455-4585/brooklynhistory@msn.com

Cambridge Historic School Foundation
W8955 Ripley Road
Cambridge, WI 53523
(920) 563-9095/home1852@hotmail.com

Cottage Grove Area Historical Society
439 Cheryl Street
Cottage Grove, WI 53527
(608) 839-5578/acres2@frontier.com

Cross Plains-Berry Historical Society
9260 Far View Road
Mazomanie, WI 53560
(608) 798-2760/crossplainshistory@gmail.com

Dane County Area Genealogical Society
PO Box 5652
Madison WI 53705-0652/wiscags@gmail.com

DeForest Area Historical Society
203 Library Street
DeForest, Wisconsin  53532
(608) 846-5482/dahsoc@yahoo.com

First Lutheran Church – Middleton
711 Pleasant View Rd.
Middleton, WI 53562
Info@HistoricFirstLutheranMiddleton.org

Mailing Address
First Lutheran Church
c/o Bruce Michaelis, Chairman, Trustees
19 S. Owen Drive
Madison, WI 53705

Fitchburg Historical Society
Fitchburg Room, Second Floor, Fitchburg Public Library
5530 Lacy Road
Fitchburg, WI, 53711
(608) 729-1783/woodedarchives@gmail.com

Frank Lloyd Wright Wisconsin
PO Box 6339
Madison, WI 53716-0339
(608) 287-0339

Friends of Old Halfway Prairie School

Friends of The Meeting House

Friends of Historic Third Lake Ridge

Friends of Schumacher Farm
5682 Hwy 19
Waunakee, WI, 53597
608-849-4559/info@schumacherfarmpark.org

Historic Blooming Grove Historical  Society
4718 Monona Drive
Madison, Wisconsin 53716
(608) 249-7920/hbghs@tds.com

Historic Madison Inc.
P.O. Box 2721
Madison, WI 53701
(812) 265-2967/mlgajewski@gmail.com

Koshkonong Prairie Historical Society
1906 Cambridge School
211 South Street
Cambridge, WI 53523
(608) 423-4438/redfordfarm@gmail.com

Livsreise – Norwegian Heritage Center
277 W. Main Street
Stoughton, WI 53589
(608) 873-7567/Livsreise@norwegianheritagecenter.org

Madison History Roundtable
Meets the second Thursday of the month (September – May)
Radisson Hotel Madison
517 Grand Canyon Drive
Madison, WI 53719
(608) 333-9732/madisonhistoryroundtable@gmail.com

Mazomanie Historical Society
PO Box 248
Mazomanie, WI 53560
608 795-4355/szudyz@charter.net

McFarland Historical Society
5814 Main Street
McFarland, WI, 53558
608 838-3992/licht.jane@gmail.com

Middleton Area Historical Society
7410 Hubbard Avenue
Middleton, WI, 53562
608-836-7614/info@middletonhistory.org

Mount Horeb Area Historical Society
P.O. Box 238, 100 S Second Street
Mt Horeb, WI, 53572
608-437-6486/mthorebhistory@mhtc.net

Oregon Area Historical Society
P.O. Box 262
159 West Lincoln Street
Oregon, WI, 53575
608-835-8961/oahs@frontier.com

Stoughton Area Historical Society
324 South Page Street
Stoughton, WI 53589
(608) 873-4797/info@stoughtonhistoricalsociety.org

Sun Prairie Historical Museum and Library
115 East Main Street,
Sun Prairie, WI 53590
(608) 837-2915/derickson@cityofsunprairie.com

Sun Prairie Historical Restorations
133 W. Main Street
Sun Prairie, WI 53590

Verona Area Historical Society
c/o Jesse Charles
1234 Cathedral Point Drive
Verona, WI/SaveVeronaHistory@gmail.com