• Welcome to the Forest County History Center!

    Come explore the history that filled these wooded hills and cool valleys, from the days of Native American occupation to modern times.

    Learn More

    Experience the daily life in Forest County over 100 years ago.

    Learn More

    Museum style displays for you to enjoy fill every room of the 1872 home of G.W. Robinson.

    Learn More


Our Mission

Our mission is to preserve and interpret the history of Forest County for future generations.  We do this by collecting and caring for artifacts and documents, exhibiting the collection at our History Center, and offering informative events for all ages.

History Center

The Forest County History Center is an 1872 Victorian home filled with artifacts and records relating to Forest County’s history – fascinating to both children and adults.  We encourage you to visit for a fun and educational look into the past!

What We Do

The History Center is open for tours Memorial Day through Labor Day and offers genealogy and historical research services/assistance.  We also hold weekly “Wisdom Wednesday” events, tea parties in the spring, and other events and fundraisers throughout the year.

Latest News

Upcoming Events

Forest Fragments

Sign Up for Our Newsletter

© Copyright - Forest County Historical Society