November 23, 2020

Hygeia Spring

This is a story of fresh water, long pipes, and armed conflict. Hygeia Spring is one of the most recognized natural springs in Waukesha County, …

Carlin House and Turner Museum

Palmyra’s historic Carlin House and Turner Museum showcases unique construction methods and authentic furnishings for a 19th century home. The Carlin House¬†was built by laying …

Man Mound National Historic Landmark

Man Mound is the only human-shaped effigy mound left in North America – that we know of. Constructed sometime between 600AD and 900AD by Native …

America’s First Kindergarten

Watertown is officially recognized as the site of America’s first kindergarten. In 1856, Watertown was Wisconsin’s second largest city, sitting at the western end of …