Local Historical Societies Directory
Portage Historical Society (CE Region)
Portage Historical Society
804 Macfarlane Rd.
PO Box 727
Portage, WI, 53901
W7424 Swan Cove Lane.
Pardeeville, WI, 53954
Museum at the Portage
804 Macfarlane Road, Portage, 53901
Hours: Open April,May,September and October Thursday -Saturday 1-4 PM
Open June through August Tuesday-Saturday 1-4 PM
Plan Your Visit: The Museum was a gift to the City of Portage by the husband of Pulitzer Prize author Zona Gale. Her study is maintained in its original style and condition. We provide a series of exhibits pertaining to Portage history, including the Fox-Wisconsin River, Portage railroad memorabilia, the Portage Canal. and many other general exhibits distributed over two floors. The main floor is handicap accessible; no admittance fee is charged!