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Wisconsin's Executive Residence
Built in 1921, this classical revival-style, 34-room mansion occupies four acres on Lake Mendota. Guided tours, which last 30 minutes, include a brief history of the residence with a view of the main rooms on the first floor. Visitors can also stroll through the home's seven formal gardens, and enjoy a view of Lake Mendota. Parties of 20 or more are asked to call to make a reservation.
Choose Your List(s)
- Free Admission
- Disabled Access
- History/Heritage Type
- Wisconsin History
Travel Green Wisconsin Certified
Certified: (Req. 30 Points)
- 100% of light bulbs have been replaced with compact fluorescents and LED Christmas lights are used
- A recycling program is in place
- Local Wisconsin products and biodegradable products are purchased whenever possible
- Yard waste is composted
- Staff and visitors are educated on how the Executive Residence is improving its environmental impact