Westby Coon Prairie Lutheran Church

The Westby Country Coon Prairie Church and Cemetery, built in 1857, is located on the outskirts of Westby's downtown. This beautiful Lutheran church was established by the Norwegians when the arrived in the Wisconsin. This church is the 1st Lutheran Church in western Wisconsin and is now listed on the list of National Register of Historic Places. The church's cemetery is often visited for personal heritage, summer services, weddings and cemetery walks! This church and other churches are listed on Westby Leisure Tours and Walking Tours.


HWY 14/61 & 27 , east on Old Towne Rd, then right on Coon Prairie Road.


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History/Heritage Type

  • Wisconsin History