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Helen Jeffris Wood Museum Center

426 North Jackson Street
Janesville, WI  53548

Phone: 608-756-4509
Phone: 608-752-4519

Web:    Rock County Historical Society

The museum, housed in the 1912 Prairie style residence of Stanley Dexter Tallman is the Rock County Historical Society’s newest facility. This museum provides one stop shopping for your history needs. The museum features local exhibits, a gift shop and the administrative office of the Rock County Historical Society. The Lincoln Tallman House’s visitors and ticketing center are also located here.

Watch an interview on the Rock County Historical Society  Discover Janesville

Season January
Season February - May
Monday - Friday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday Closed
Season June - December
Monday - Sunday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm



Closed for the month of January and on all major holidays

You can spend 1 ½ hours on average at this attraction.

Admission is currently free of charge.

Mastercard and VISA are accepted.

There is no food or refreshments available for purchase.

Public restrooms are available.

Visitor Center is in ADA compliance.

Motorcoach Parking is available.

Special Notes/Features of this attraction:

Call for current exhibits.
Special Events… See Calendar of Events



Helen Jeffris Wood Museum Center


From Interstate 90 take Exit 171 A. Take Highway 26/Milton Avenue south for approximately 3 miles. Turn right at the stoplights onto Centerway Avenue. Go west about 1 mile and cross the Rock River. Turn right at the stoplights onto Franklin Street. Go a short distance up a hill and turn left on to Mineral Point Street. Your first left will be Jackson Street.

**All information is subject to change without notice; we encourage visitors to verify times, dates and other information listed.


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