Upcoming Events

Find out what upcoming programs we have in store at the Prairie du Chien Historical Society. For more information on any event, please contact us.

Annual Christmas Cookie & Candy Sale
December 10, 2016. 10:00am - 1:00pm.
Fort Crawford Museum

The annual Christmas Cookie and Candy Sale will take place in the visitor center at Fort Crawford Museum from 10:00 am until 1:00 pm. Please bring your own containers. For those last minute Christmas shopping needs the Book Store will be open. Check out the selection of discounted books. The a…

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Christmas at the Fort
December 10, 2016 - January 1, 2017.
Fort Crawford Museum

The Christmas Trees will be displayed on the porch of the Fort Crawford Museum. The Trees are decorated by local business, organizations or individuals. Trees will be lit until January 1, 2017. If you interested in sponsoring a Christmas Tree please contact Fort Crawford Musuem at 608-326-6960.

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Annual meeting of the Prairie du Chien Historical Society
January 12, 2017. 6:00pm - 8:30pm.
Huckleberry's Banquet Hall, Prairie du Chien, WI

All members and the public are invited to the Annual Dinner Meeting of the Prairie du Chien Historical Society on January 12, 2017. Social hour will start at 6:00 at Huckleberry's, dinner will be at 6:30 followed by a short business meeting and a very interesting program to be announced later. Chec…

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"Old Abe the War Eagle" Bald Eagle Appreciation Days
February 25, 2017. 9:00am - 4:00pm.
Fort Crawford Museum

Prairie du Chien's Bald Eagle Appreciation Days will be held on Saturday, February 25, 2017. Fort Crawford will hold a special program on this day at 2:30 pm on "Old Abe the War Eagle." Old Abe, the bald eagle, participated in battles and skirmishes during the Civil War as the mascot of the Eight…

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"Journey Through Time" Firing the 1827 Pattern Cannon
May 13, 2017. 9:00am - 4:00pm.
Fort Crawford Museum

May 13: "Journey Through Time." Free admission. Cannon firing demonstrations of the Pattern 1827 cannon owned by the Prairie du Chien Historical Society.

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