Black Earth, Wisconsin


Black Earth History Museum at the Depot, 950 Mills Street

Open Sundays Memorial Day Weekend Through September

In addition to owning and maintaining the Black Earth History Center at the former Congregational Church in downtown Black Earth, the Black Earth Historical Society owns and operates a nearby museum in the colorfully-restored depot on Mills Street at the railroad tracks. The railroad depot was renovated and opened by the BEHS in 1992. It features historical displays and artifacts of the greater Black Earth area for all to explore.  

Visitor Hours:

1:00 to 4:00 Sundays

Memorial Day Sunday through last Sunday in September 

or by appointment

Donations are welcome

exterior museum photo above: Jennifer Rude Klett 2019 

interior museum photos: farm & bridal displays, Gary Ballweg, 2019; baseball display, Wayne Barsness, 2016

Depot and railroad photographs courtesy of the Wisconsin Historical Society dated left to right, 1912, 1922, 1913