The National Register of Historic Places is the official list of the Nation’s historic places worthy of preservation and is part of a national program to coordinate public and private efforts to identify, evaluate, and protect America’s historic and archeological resources.

Here is a sample of the nearly 50 Madison County properties that listed on the National Historic Register.

St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Lee Twp.
North River School, Douglas Twp.
Schoenenberger House, Walnut Twp.
Women's Relief Corps Hall, Macksburg
Holmes Barn, Scott Twp.
3-Hole Privy, Winterset

Links to Additional Information

Look Up National Register Sites by State and County

National Register of Historic Places Program: Fundamentals

National Register of Historic Places Program: Frequently Asked Questions

Media Coverage

Winterset Madisonian Article: Earlham building owner seeks historic designation

 

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