The Prairie du Chien area offers a variety of attractions, scenic beauty, and
recreational opportunities for every visitor to enjoy in this Mississippi River region. Enjoy cruises on the Mississippi River or canoeing down the Wisconsin River, fishing on the river or at an area trout stream. Prairie du Chien's history dates back to the late 1600s. Fascinating history tours are available at the Villa Louis State Historic Site, Fort Crawford Museum, and Effigy Mounds National Monument.
Birding and hiking at area parks is a must for every nature lover. Breath-taking views of the Mississippi River from the towering bluffs is a site every visitor enjoys. Also check the listing of area events on the
Events page of the web site.