Boscobel, Wisconsin

Boscobel, Wisconsin, is the birthplace of The Gideon Bible. On the lower Wisconsin River, its your gateway to the un-glaciated “Driftless Area” and is truly one of the state’s most beautiful and pristine regions. Here you’ll find the charm of years gone by in addition to the conveniences of today.

The historic Boscobel Hotel was built in 1863 and is the birthplace of the Gideon Bible. Located in the heart of downtown, this native limestone landmark is one of two buildings listed on the National Register of Historic Places, so if you love history, you will want to visit our museums. Likewise you’ll want to attend Muskets & Memories, one of the largest Civil War reenactment events in the Midwest.

A thriving downtown community offers a wide variety of restaurants, stores, and unique shops. Excellent schools, churches, parks, recreation programs, library and senior center support an enriching community life. Boscobel Area Health Care is a full-service medical facility providing 24-hour emergency care, in-patient and out-patient care, and long-term nursing care.

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Whether for a weekend, a week, or longer, you’ll enjoy your stay in Driftless Wisconsin. Love using our map while exploring the Driftless? Leave us a Google 5-star review!

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