Welcome, residents and visitors!
The Madison County Historic Preservation Commission exists to encourage historic preservation throughout Madison County, Iowa, by providing information, education, and technical assistance to individuals, businesses, and locations. We also take a leadership role in specific projects such as the National Historic Register nomination for the Winterset Courthouse Square and the county-wide investigation of Underground Railroad activities. Learn more about what we can do to assist you in your preservation projects and learn more about Madison County history by wandering through the information we have provided here.
19th Annual Country School Preservation Conference:
~~~ A Vanishing Heritage ~~~
September 28-29, 2018
Madison County is honored to host this annual conference dedicated to networking with other country school enthusiasts. The two-day conference features a full day of educational sessions followed by a day touring country schools and other sites within Madison and Dallas counties. Of course, you will see a Madison County Covered Bridge or two! The Madison County Historic Preservation Commission is assisting with planning and is eager to greet our visitors from across the state. For detailed information, click here.