Calendar of Events

Heritage Day

The Mining & Rollo Jamison Museums

We are excited to announce that this July 4th Heritage Day returns as an in-person event at the Mining & Rollo Jamison Museums, with programming from 9:00am until 5:00pm. This …

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College for Kids

Online Event

The University of Wisconsin-Platteville Youth Programs gave gone virtual in 2021, and The Mining & Rollo Jamison Museums are collaborating with the Sauk County Historical Society in the creation of …

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Young Pioneers Camp

Young Pioneers is a fun four-day camp for students entering 2nd through 5th grades. Participants travel into the past and experience what life was like in the 1800s.


Mine Day

Mine Day commemorates 45th anniversary of the re-opening of the Bevans Mine in 1976. It is a celebration of the pioneering spirit of ingenuity, inquiry, enterprise and development that shaped …

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Pick & Gad Picnic

We want to celebrate our volunteers and donors in honor of the Museums’ trifecta of anniversaries: the 50th of the completion of the Mining Museum, the 45th of the opening …

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Miners Ball

This formal event for couples of all ages invites everyone passionate about the history of Platteville to dress up, to enjoy a great dinner, and to swing to the music …

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In Season: May - October | Open Daily | 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

Off Season: November - April | Closed Except for Seasonal Programs

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