Waupun Heritage Museum

22 S Madison St. 

Located in the old Carnegie Library is the Waupun Heritage Museum. You will enjoy a complete Military exhibit, local settler and business antiques, as well as interesting and unique items like the tonsillectomy chair, fossils, and a human skull.


**This building is not handicapped accessible at this time**

Carnegie, Waupun, Historical Society, Library

About us

We are a small team of volunteers dedicated to preserving Waupun's past by telling the story of how our little town connects to the state, the country, and impacts the world.

Waupun Local History

Discover the rich history of  Waupun and the region

Local genealogy and archaeology

Historical documents and photographs


Historical Photography and Art

James C Laird Museum of Local History

Alfred Stanley Johnson II

Photography pioneer

"Tall Tale" postcards

Interactive displays