News and Announcements

Updates from the Fort Crawford Museum and the Prairie du Chien Historical Society.

John Muir in Prairie du Chien

November 3, 2016

The Prairie du Chien Historical Society is hosting the traveling exhibit "Wisconsin's John Muir"

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State Legislators Present Resolution Marking Fort's 200th Anniversary

June 1, 2016

Sen. Jennifer Shilling and Rep. Lee Nerrison present resolution to the Prairie du Chien Historical Society

On May 15, State Senator Jennifer Shilling and Representative Lee Nerison presented the Prairie du Chien Historical Society with a legislative resolution honoring the 200th anniversary of Fort Crawford.

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Preparing for Fort Crawford's Bicentennial

February 17, 2016

Drawing of the first Fort Crawford, a wooden enclosure near the banks of the Mississippi River.

This year is the 200th anniversary of the founding of Fort Crawford. Both the bicentennial and the Prairie du Chien Historical Society were featured in the Courier Press this February.

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Website Improvements

December 23, 2015

Notice something different? We're making some changes to our website.

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