Kosciusko County History

It's our name..it's what we do. We pride ourselves on continuing to dig deeper into our county's rich history.

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Pound Store

In 1968 the society was given the Pound Store in Oswego as its first permanent location.

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Chinworth Bridge

In 1975 the Chinworth Bridge was leased to the Kosciusko County Historical Society for 99 years.

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Old County Jail

The current home of the Kosciusko County Historical Society is the Old Jail Museum in Warsaw. 



Interested in your family's genealogy or curious about our county's history? Use our genealogy research library.


County Courthouse

The county’s best known historical landmark, due to its central location in both Kosciusko County and Warsaw.



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Memberships are available for the Kosciusko County Historical Society. We’d love to invite you to purchase a membership with us and learn about our history!