WISCONSIN HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Villa Louis

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Experience Victorian life during the 19th century as you visit the estate of one of Wisconsin’s most prosperous families.
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DAILY EXPERIENCE


VILLA LOUIS MANSION

Follow the lives of the prosperous Dousman Family as you tour their Victorian home, meticulously restored to its 1890s British Arts & Crafts splendor.
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FUR TRADE MUSEUM

The Fur Trade Museum is temporarily closed as it is undergoing structural rehabilitation. We apologize for any inconvenience. Check back for updates.
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THE SERVANTS’ WORLD

Trace the steps of the working women and men who kept the family estate running, as you visit the servants’ quarters, kitchen, and outbuildings.
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PLAN YOUR VISIT

Begin planning your trip today! Tickets, Hours, Directions and more.

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EVENT CALENDAR

Use our online calendar to see all the exciting events, activities, and programs happening at Villa Louis.

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Interpreter shows guests how to prepare a traditional meal at the Villa Louis

"Impressed with the original decor and furnishings being so accurate. Love the personal stories about the family!"

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