Current Museum Exhibits and Displays

2018 Exhibits

  • The Civil War and Sun Prairie Families
  • Early Forms of Mass Communication
  • Early Entertainment
  • O'Keeffe Sisters Art/Music/Machinery
  • The Art of Sarah Mann
  • Family Ancestry Board
  • Indigenous Nations, Our Area & Beyond

Satellite Exhibits Located at:

  • Bank of Sun Prairie  
  • Sun Prairie Municipal Building  
  • Sun Prairie Public Library  
  • Westside Community Services Building 

Local Artists

The museum curator and museum staff encourage local artists to share their talents on display. This exhibit includes paintings by many artists including:

  • Paul Chase
  • Artimo Huerta
  • Brother Carl Tiedt
  • Fred Pechacek
  • Jean Burdekin
  • Judith Langer
  • Peter Cole
  • Poonam Rao
  • Sarah Mann
  • Stephen Paksy
  • John McGee
  • David Bradley
  • Richard Schierloh
  • Ana Recinos
  • Luisa Recinos
  • Jose Javier Valencia Recinos
  • Yvonne Pfeiffer

Sun Prairie Family Ancestry Story Board

 Read the remarkable stories and trace the origins of family names with a display of the Museum's Diversity Initative. Submit a paragraph or a full page about your family heritage via email to the museum or drop it off at the museum.

Crosse House History

 See a display of the local historical home owned by Dr. Charles Crosse and artifacts of the time period.

Museum School Tours

The museum will be ready for school tours by May 1, 2018. School groups may schedule tours by calling or e-mailing the museum.