- TripBuzz found 32 things to do with kids in or near Monroe, Wisconsin, including 21 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Freeport, New Glarus and Beloit.
- From Leisure Lanes Inc to Turner Hall Bowling Lanes, the Monroe area offers 62 different types of family activities, including: Bowling, Movie Theaters, Other Entertainment and Theaters.
- Known as the 'Swiss Cheese Capital' of the world, the city of Monroe, Wisconsin's most popular attraction is its dairy byproduct. In celebration of this, the city hosts the annual Cheese Days Festival. Other attractions include various local breweries, museums, shopping districts, large city parks, walking and hiking trails and a charming historic downtown square.
A 16-lane bowling center, Leisure Lanes Inc offers open and league bowling with automatic scoring, bumpers and a pro shop. The center provides a bar and grill, high-definition televisions, synthetic lanes, live entertainment and private event hosting.
With a 40,300 square foot facility for recreational activities, YMCA of Green County offers an indoor basketball court, pool, gym, and more. A variety of youth sport teams are hosted at this YMCA, from swim teams to tag football.
Originally opened in 1931, Goetz Theatre was built during the Great Depression as a single theater. It is now a three-screen movie theater with first-run movies and a snack bar along with all digital projection and sound.
At the Green County Welcome Center, visitors can check out the National Historic Cheesemaking Museum and the Milk House Gift Shop. While there, guests can learn all about the cheese making process of the local community.
Inspired by Southern Wisconsin Swiss heritage, Turner Hall of Monroe offers a 6 lane bowling alley and restaurant serving traditional food. On Sundays, the hall features a dance event where visitors can dance to polka music.
In business since 1954, the Goetz SKY-VU DRIVE-IN features digital video and sound in a classic drive in movie atmosphere. The drive-in shows a variety of films, primarily newly released Hollywood movies, and offers refreshments.