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Wisconsin Historical Society

Riverfront History Walk

Every other Friday, 10 AM

Prairie du Chien

Take a stroll along the mighty Mississippi River and uncover the history of its residents.

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Event Details


Every other Friday, 10 AM

General (13+): $25 Child (12 and under): $8 Groups are limited to 9 people Please note advanced registration and payment is required for this event. To register, call 608-326-2721.


Villa Louis

Villa Louis, 521 Villa Louis Rd

Prairie du Chien, WI 53821

Sarah Hohlfeld 608-577-9646


Reasonable accommodations will be made for individuals requiring wheelchairs for mobility. Call ahead to make arrangements.


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