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New Glarus

America's Little Switzerland
If you like festivals, fondue, ethnic flavors, and fun - you'll be sure to enjoy your time in New Glarus. The entire village embraces Old World customs, architecture, language, and traditions dating back to the mid 1800's when the original Swiss immigrants settled here.

Highlights: Bike trail, museums, "cows on parade," brewery tours. Visit Chalet of the Golden Fleece - an authentic Swiss chalet on both the State and National Register of Historic Places.

Downtown: Wine tasting, restaurants, authentic Swiss cuisine, shopping (apparel, antiques, art, collectibles, chocolates, sausage, baked goods, greenhouse and floral), parks and swimming pool.

Around Town and Nearby: Rustic roads, state park, golf courses, bowling alley. Medical Clinic.

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