The Society, located in Central Wisconsin, currently operates four museums; publishes local history books; maintains a large archives housed at the University of Wisconsin -- Stevens Point's Archive Center. We also maintain the Malcolm Rosholt Online Archives on this website to "disseminate knowledge of the history of Portage County, Wisconsin".

Learn more about the "Historical Society"; its ongoing "Educational Programs"; and "Projects".

The Portage County Historical Society Website is hosted courtesy of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Archives & Area Research Center.

See our Map Page for directions to our sites. Our Map Collections can provide directions to: cemeteries, forgotten small communities, one-room school houses, and much more.