Troll Capital of the World®

Velkommen to Mount Horeb!

Come to Mount Horeb, Wisconsin, where the trolls play! Numerous attractions and rich Norwegian heritage are sure to delight. You’ll quickly fall in love with our small-town charm and the hospitality present in our museums, shops, and events. 

Come to Mount Horeb, Wisconsin, where the trolls play! Whether you’re visiting or just biking through, our trolls are waiting to meet you and guide you on an offbeat adventure. Numerous attractions and rich Norwegian heritage are sure to delight. Plan a day trip to discover our many hidden treasures, including casual cafes, gourmet restaurants, delightful bakeries, a world-class brewpub, award-winning wineries, scenic bike trails and so much more. You’ll quickly fall in love with our small-town charm and hospitality present in our museums, shops, and events. Stay a little longer at a local hotel, inn, or bed & breakfast.


Plan your visit

come for the trolls. stay for the community.

Our carved trolls are known to relax while watering flowers, tending chickens, playing music or just plain ol’ hamming it up for your viewing pleasure! They protect the hidden gems of Mount Horeb. In our case, they guard the friendly people and wonderful attractions of our community!


the trolls

Learn more about the historic downtown!

With many locations registered on the National Register of Historic Sites and Historical Makers, you can step into the past while still enjoying modern conveniences.

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