The heart of Wisconsin pulses with the steady beat of scores of friendly communities. From the pastoral farm towns of the great sand plain to industrial centers along the Wisconsin River, the heartland of Wisconsin is a treasure of rugged natural beauty. On the river, at lake's edge or in the shadow of the state's highest peaks, our mid-state hometowns invite you to sample their cuisine, their attractions and their hospitality.
Enduring Beauty: Art Nouveau Glass
December 03 - July 30
American art glass was greatly influenced by the tenets of Art Nouveau. Between 1890-1910, artists eschewed the elaborate Victorian decoration and repetitious...
M. C. Escher: Reality and Illusion
March 04 - May 28
The most iconic works by Dutch artist M.C. Escher (1898-1972), including a pair of hands drawing themselves and fish morphing into birds, are familiar to many....
The Buddy Holly Story
April 21 - May 21
The Buddy Holly Story tells the true story of the last few years of Buddy Holly’s life, spotlighting his meteoric rise to fame from the moment in 1957 when...
Heidel House Resort & Spa
Heidel House Resort & Spa is a 180 room full service resort on the beautiful shores of Green Lake. With three fabulous restaurants, each serving up its own...
Styled in the manner of the great lodges of yesteryear, all 28 guest rooms at Konkapot Lodge have a scenic view of the Wisconsin North Woods...with 3 suites...
Northern Bay Resort & Castle Course
The Castle Course is an 18-hole Championship golf facility located on Castle Rock Lake just north of Wisconsin Dells. We are the ONLY replica style golf course...
Back When Cafe
Serving farm to table style cuisine in a warm and friendly atmosphere.
The architecture is an eclectic blend of the old and new with a touch of northwoods...
Hilltop Pub & Grill
The old world beer pub and restaurant's casual atmosphere is complimented by its good food, spirits and Wisconsin beer. A place you'll want to visit again!
Pinewood Supper Club
All soups, sauces and dressings are made in house. All the steaks are hand cut, and each entree is individually crafted. We offer a wide varied menu and...
7 Man-Made Wonders of Central Wisconsin
History & Heritage
The next time you find yourself headed to Wisconsin’s heartland, stop by one of these man-made wonders and experience the welcoming atmosphere and artistic...