Museums

Step back in time and celebrate Beloit’s rich history! Our museums and historic exhibitions welcome you!

Beloit’s museums display various unique artifacts and memorabilia ranging from historic automobiles to objects once used by celebrities and presidents!

Our historic exhibitions offer a glimpse into Beloit’s olden days. The rotating exhibits have various themes including the Civil War and the Vietnam War. Look at war-time clothing and weaponry. You will also find a permanent veteran’s memorial honoring the Beloit area citizens who lost their lives in combat.

Beloit College’s Logan Museum of Anthropology features rotating exhibits from its collection of approximately 15,000 ethnographic and more than 200,000 archaeological objects. Also located on the college grounds, the Wright Museum of Art holds a permanent collection of 6,000 artifacts. View Modernist Art, Ancient Art and more from more than 129 countries. Click here to learn more about the college and its museums!

Beloit Historical Society/Lincoln Center

845 Hackett St.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 365-7835
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The oldest historical society in Rock County, is comprised of two sites and hosts programs & community events throughout the year at both facilities.

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Historic Auto Attractions

13825 Metric Dr.
Roscoe, IL 61073
P: (815) 389-7917
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Has over 75 historic autos, including the world's largest collection of presidential, worlds leaders limousines and much more!

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Logan Museum of Anthropology

700 College St.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 363-2677
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The Logan Museum is Beloit College's center for exploring world cultures through over 300,000 collection objects.

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Rockton Township Historical Society Museum

529 Green St.
Rockton, IL 61072
P: (815) 624-8200
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Was formed to prevent the demolition of the Stephen Mack home in the Macktown Forest Preserve. Additions were completed in 1999 and 2003.

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Wright Museum of Art

700 College St.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 363-2702
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Wright Museum of Art purpose's is to provide the college & local community with diverse opportunities involving art. Enjoy this gem of curated and properly maintained samples of culture from our city.

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