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2012 Tours of the Museum
You can tour the Museum during operating hours (see Location and Open Hours). Admittance to the Museum is free and there is also no charge for residents taking part in Museum sponsored activities. Donations are accepted and always greatly appreciated.

Museum tours for families and groups can be arranged at additional times other than stated in the open hours. Please contact us at (608) 837-2915 or by email.


Museum exhibits change annually. Exhibits for 2012 include:

  • High School Sports 1898-2012
  • How Sun Prairie Celebrates including the 175th Anniversary of the Naming of Sun Prairie
  • Georgia O’Keeffe and Sun Prairie
  • Sun Prairie Bands, Composers & Musicians, including Band Instruments, Uniforms and Photographs
  • Town of Burke, the Disappearing Township, including the McCoy-Smith Farm
  • The Home Front in World War II
  • Soap Box Derby Racing in Sun Prairie
  • The History of Telephone Service in Sun Prairie
  • Sun Prairie Artist, Brother Carl Tiedt
  • J.J. Roob Blacksmithing Building

You are welcome to spend a few minutes, or an hour. Add the Sun Prairie Museum to your family activities when you are in downtown Sun Prairie.

Black and white photo of girls basketball team from 1901