Dickeyville is the home of the remarkable Dickeyville Grotto and Shrines. Here you'll find the folk-art creations of Father Matthias Wernerus, a Catholic priest and pastor of the city’s Holy Ghost Parish from 1918 to 1931. Wernerus constructed dozens of concrete structures on the church grounds honoring his faith and his country. Intricate and fanciful, they are a testament to his creative spirit.
7 Man-Made Wonders of Southwest Wisconsin
History & Heritage
From the Mighty Mississippi to the rolling hills of the Driftless Region, some of the greatest assets for southwest Wisconsin include natural beauty that has...