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Here, you can travel back in time and discover how we got where we are. Immerse yourself in fascinating research; take a local history quiz or two; enjoy photo galleries; check for upcoming events; catch up on the latest news and blog posts, and find an invitation to join in the fun.

Navigate the links under our banner at the top and bring history to life.

Upcoming event: Discover the Silent City

Saturday September 17th


Oak Grove Cemetery, 1407 La Crosse St

The 17th annual "Discover the Silent City" will feature stores of "Remarkable Women of La Crosse". Tours leave every 15 minutes, with the last tour leaving at 3pm. Tickets are available the day of the event.

The first tour of the day will take place on a motor coach, reservations are required for this tour- please call the office at (608) 782-1980.



Things that matter ... in La Crosse history. Each week the La Crosse Tribune features an item which we provide from La Crosse's past in an ongoing collection of brief articles. You can view the collection HERE.

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