Monches Artisans Holiday Open House

December 1-3, 2017

34th Annual
Monches Artisans
Holiday Open House

December 1-3, 2017 (at most locations)

Join in and celebrate! With map in hand you’ll be guided on a driving tour through the historic Monches and Holy Hill area to visit artist studios, quaint shops, farms and inns.


Friday, December 1st through Sunday December 3rd will mark the 34th year that artists in the tiny artist community of Monches, 30 miles northwest of Milwaukee, will open their doors and welcome visitors for a weekend of holiday cheer.


The 2017 tour will include an artglass studio, a sculptor, two jewelry studios, a pottery studio, a metal artist, a church hosting a craft sale and a farm offering fresh handmade wreaths & seasonal greens as well as visiting artists and a farm market. 

All locations, with the exception of Saint Teresa, will be open Friday, Saturday & Sunday.


The drive-it-yourself tour will take visitors along rustic roads through the scenic area surrounding the renowned Holy Hill Basilica. Refreshments, seasonal music and outdoor bonfires will welcome visitors at several of the stops along the way.  

The tour runs from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.  Maps will be available at each of the tour stops