New Glarus

America's Little Switzerland

America’s “Little Switzerland”, New Glarus, is located in the heart of Green County in Southern Wisconsin. Its rolling hills dotted with small towns, farms, and woodland pastures are much like the alpine farmlands of Glarus, Switzerland. New Glarus was originally settled by a hardy band of 108 Swiss pioneers in 1845 who left the Canton of Glarus in Switzerland during an economic crisis. Since then, succeeding generations and a steady stream of new Swiss immigrants have kept alive the community’s Swiss-German language, folk traditions, and music. This remarkable mix of old and new Swiss in New Glarus – plus an enduring dedication to preserving ties with the homeland has made this little town a unique place to live, work, and visit.

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Argue-Ment Golf Club

N9603 Argue Rd New Glarus, WI 53574

Hawk’s Mill Winehaus

500 First St New Glarus, WI 53574

New Glarus Brewing Co

2400 State Hwy 69 New Glarus, WI 53574

New Glarus Woods Parks

W5446 County Rd NN New Glarus, WI 53574

Sugar River State Trail

400 Railroad St New Glarus, WI 53574

Swiss Village Museum

612 7th Ave New Glarus, WI 53574
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