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Historical Prairie du Chien mansion to offer expanded tours

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PRAIRIE DU CHIEN (AP) -- A southwestern Wisconsin historical site is offering expanded tours next month.

Villa Louis mansion visitors can take the expanded tours on April 11 and April 12. They'll get to explore the mansion's nooks and crannies while getting a detailed look at how caretakers maintain the building. Tickets are $15 per person and reservations are required. The site plans to offer similar expanded tours again in June.

The Prairie du Chien mansion is the centerpiece of a grand Victorian estate built by fur trader Hercules Dousman's family.

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