350th Anniversary of Father Marquette and Louis Jolliet voyage on the Fox River Speaker Series 2023
Presented by the Marquette County Historical Society and the Montello Historic Preservation Society 

Jean Nicolet: Rethinking the 1634 Journey to Green Bay and American Indian History in Northeastern Wisconsin   Patrick Jung May 21 1PM Westfield
Voyage Re-enactors June 10  
Dedication of Marquette Park on the Mont L’eau River in Montello June 24
Native Americans, Black Robes, and Coureur des Bois: The Fox-Wisconsin Riverway in 1673   Ryan J. Howell  June 17 1PM  Montello
Jolliet and Marquette: A New History of the 1673 Expedition Mark Walczynski  August 26 1PM  Montello
The Surly Surveyor  Rob Nurre  September 23 1 PM  Westfield


Marquette County Historical Society is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that operates through donations and is an all-volunteer organization.  The museum and office is located in Westfield, Wisconsin but we serve all of Marquette County. 

  We're open Wednesdays 1 to 4 and by appointment.    Contact us if you need a special appointment.

​​​Upcoming Events See special events below

June 10 Strawberry Sociable

July 6, 7, 8, 9 booth at the Marquette County Fair

November 24 and 25 Cookie Walk

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  Access a list of the obituaries we have on file at the Marquette County Historical Society.  Use the button below. 

Five minutes of Marquette County History Check out our new feature below!

Volunteers are always needed and welcomed.  Call us or stop in on a Wednesday from 1 to 4 to learn about how you can help the Marquette County Historical Society. 

Scholarship applications are accepted annually 


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Marquette County Historical Society

Marquette County, Wisconsin 1962-2022

Marquette County Historical Society Membership helps us preserve our past

$15 Individual
$25 Individual Sustaining
$30 Family...
$50 Business
$225 Individual Lifetime -This lifetime membership lets you pay once and retain your membership for the rest of your life.
Our membership year ends/begins January 1.
Thank you for supporting MCHS. 608-296-4700

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125 Lawrence St BoX 172

Westfield, WI 53964