At the center of the Rock County Historical Society is the Lincoln-Tallman house, an Italianate-style mansion that was constructed and occupied by William Morrison Tallman, a lawyer and abolitionist in 1857. Abraham Lincoln visited in October of 1859 prior to his election in 1860. The Helen Jeffris Wood Museum Center features exhibit galleries and a small gift shop. Group tours are available.

  • Free Parking
  • Things for Kids
  • Things for Teens

Address: Lincoln-Tallman House - 440 N Jackson St - Janesville - WI, 53548
Phone: (608) 756-4509
Fax:  (608) 741-9596