New Executive Director Search Begins

The Buffalo County Historical Society (BCHS) is seeking an Executive Director with organizational and leadership skills as well as computer familiarity as its leader and primary representative.  The Society’s activities center around the Research Office in the Buffalo County Courthouse and Heritage Hall in Alma, which BCHS owns and manages. The Buffalo County Historical Society…

Updated Hours

We are now open 8 am to 12 pm Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Please call (608-685-6290) before coming to ensure we are open however, due to the ever changing COVID-19 regulations and situation. Disposable masks and sanitizer are available if you choose to use them. Feel free to contact us with any questions.

VIDEO: Memories of a Rural Mail Carrier

Orlin Brommer shares memories of working as a rural mail carrier in the Nelson, WI, area. Orlin also shares some photography tips he found useful while photographing wildlife and more along his mail route. Orlin’s presentation was given at the Buffalo County Fair, in Mondovi, WI, on August 2, 2014.

Buffalo County Schools

We have begun the project of creating pages for schools in Buffalo County from throughout the years! There are a great many of them (well over 100), and this will continually be a work in progress. In many cases, our information is uncertain or incomplete. As such, we are looking to exchange knowledge and invite…