Heritage Day

2022 Heritage Day

A Community Celebration For More Than 40 Years! Heritage Day is the annual July 4th community celebration of Platteville’s rich history and bright future. It will be in-person on the beautiful three-acre museum campus.
Mine Tours and Train Rides ALL DAY, reserve your spot by registering at www.mining.jamison.museums/tours. Enjoy food from the Platteville Music Boosters. Try unique mining-inspired ice cream flavors created by Pioneer Sweets. Arts and craft kits and instruction.
Free Family Activities include: reading of the Declaration of Independence at 12 p.m., The Wundo Band 12-4 p.m., antique cars and tractors, early American outdoor games, hit and miss engines, and musical Instrument, woodworking, and spinning demonstrations.
2022 heritage day poster

2021 Heritage Day Sponsors!

A&W Restaurant
Allegiant Oil
Blue Note
Clare Bank
Deb Rice & Bill Kloster in Memory of Peggy Rice
Inspiring Community
Mound City Bank
Nancy Daniels


THANK YOU to the Heritage Day Sponsors! Because of these sponsors the Museums are able to bring this free event to the community.

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In Season: May - October
Open Wednesday - Sunday
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Guided Mine Tours: 10:30 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m., & 3:00 p.m.

Off Season: November - April
Closed Except for Seasonal Programs