Situated in Sauk County, Wisconsin, Spring Green is a quaint village with much to offer. Best known for being the home and school of world-renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright, Spring Green is bursting with history, heritage and interesting attractions. Discover buried treasure at the Cave of the Mounds, a National Natural Landmark, which boasts fossil digs, a gemstone mine and interactive butterfly gardens, or visit the awe-inspiring House on the Rock, a place of magic and mystery.
Enjoy world-class Shakespearean plays in a natural amphitheater at the American Players Theater, or summer concerts by a medley of local and international artists. Head into the surrounding nature for a wealth of outdoor activities, including hiking, biking, horse riding, mountain biking and cross-country skiing. Take a dip in the Wisconsin River or go canoeing, kayaking, fishing or camping. Explore the Lower Wisconsin floodplains, which are home to a variety of wildlife and birds (website).
Where to Stay: The Round Barn Lodge has an indoor pool, hot tub, Game Room and family-friendly accommodations.
Where to Eat: The Café at the Spring Green General Store offers a casual lunch menu, complete with soups, sandwiches and salads.
Don’t Miss: Watch a Shakespeare play at the American Players Theatre.
Weekend getaways in the Midwest: Ohio, Indiana, Iowa, Wisconsin, Michigan, from Chicago, from Minneapolis, North Dakota, Nebraska and Missouri.
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