Norskedalen Nature & Heritage Center

N455 O Ophus Rd.
Coon Valley, WI 54623- Map It
(608) 452-3424

AAA Editor Notes

Norskedalen Nature & Heritage Center is 3 mi. n.e. via CRs P and PI, nestled in Poplar Coulee. The 400-acre educational, nature and heritage center offers trails, museums, an arboretum, a visitor center and a restored 1890s pioneer log homestead. The Norskedalen Heritage Site, west of Coon Valley and south of Norskedalen off US 14/61, offers self-guiding tours through 12 historic buildings. Programs are offered some Sundays at 2, May through November. Special events are featured throughout the year. A trail is available for the physically impaired. Leashed pets are permitted on the grounds but not in the buildings. Guided tours are available. Pets on leash are allowed. Picnicking is permitted. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$6; $3 (ages 5-17); $15 (family, two adults and dependent children ages 5-17).
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9-5, Sat. 10-5, Sun. noon-5, May-Oct.; Mon.-Fri. 8-4, rest of year. Homestead daily 10-5, May-Oct. Guided tours depart Mon.-Fri. at 10, 1 and 3; Sun. at 1 and 3 (based on staff availability). Norskedalen Heritage Site by appointment. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.