Wisconsin State Historical Markers | Wisconsin Historical Society

Wisconsin State Historical Markers

Have Questions?

Contact Historical Markers Program Coordinator Fitzie Heimdahl by email or phone at 715-471-0770.

ATTENTION: The studio that produces Wisconsin's state historical markers is navigating temporary staffing shortages and supply chain issues. At this time, please allow at least six months for delivery from the date your marker order is placed by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (updated April 2023)

Find a Historical Marker

Missing or Damaged Marker?

Do you know of a Wisconsin State Historical Marker that is missing or has been moved or damaged? Contact Fitzie Heimdahl with the title of the marker and its location.

Historical Marker Resources

Historical Markers Grant

Grant funding from the William G. Pomeroy Foundation and Wisconsin Historical Society is now available for non-profit, educational, and government organizations, including tribal governments and programs, applying for topics underrepresented in the marker program.

Learn how to apply.

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The William G. Pomeroy Foundation is committed to supporting the celebration and preservation of community history. Since 2006, the foundation has funded over 2,200 roadside markers and plaques across the United States.

The Wisconsin Historical Society is grateful to the William G. Pomeroy Foundation for its partnership and support of the Wisconsin State Historical Markers Program for a three-year project to help elevate the histories and contributions of historically marginalized communities in Wisconsin.