The Troll Capital of the World Is Hiding In Small Town Wisconsin And It's As Weirdly Wonderful As You'd Expect
By Daniella DiRienzo|Published May 16, 2020
Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for more than 30 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as the Mississippi-based Parents & Kids Magazine. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
We’ve got some great small towns in Wisconsin, but none are as weirdly wonderful at Mount Horeb, otherwise known as “The Troll Capital of the World.” Wearing its Scandinavian heritage on its sleeve, the tiny town is decorated with life-sized wooden trolls. And with more than 30 trolls scattered throughout Mount Horeb, a visit is like a magical treasure hunt. Take a look:
Watch the video below to learn more about the trolls that call Mount Horeb home.
For more information, call the Mount Horeb Area Chamber of Commerce at (608) 437-5914. You can also visit the Mount Horeb Area Chamber of Commerce website or Facebook page. So, did you know about Mount Horeb? Or its trolls? Ever visited? If so, what’d you think? Tell us in the comments section.
This isn’t the state’s only option for small-town fun. Read about others here.
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