- TripBuzz found 50 things to do with kids in or near Appleton, Wisconsin, including 31 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Oshkosh, De Pere, Green Bay and Keshena.
- From The Building for Kids to Badger Sports Park, the Appleton area offers 49 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Children's Museums, History Museums and Gardens.
- Originally settled by fur traders, Appleton eventually became known as a major player in the paper industry. Located about 30 miles from Green Bay, Appleton has large parks and open spaces for residents and visitors to congregate. The city has a farmer's market downtown and has various events, including live concerts and parades.
Badger Sports Park 3600 E Evergreen Dr., Appleton, WI MoreLess Info
Sports-themed family center houses a two-story laser-tag arena; inflatables, mini-bowling, and maze missions beef up a fun kids’ day out
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3600 E Evergreen Dr, Appleton, WI 54913 MoreLess Info
Laser tag, miniature golfing, batting cages, mini bowling, go karts, and much more can be found at Bagers Sports Park. It is Fox Valley's premier family entertainment center.
100% 5 votes
100 W College Avenue, Appleton, WI 54911 MoreLess Info
The Building for Kids Children's Museum is a museum that provides hands-on educational exhibits for children and their families. The museum hosts field trips, family events, and other special programs.
96% 99 votes
Prospect and Memorial Dr., Appleton, WI MoreLess Info
The first house in the world to be lit by Edison's Hydroelectric power, the Hearthstone Historic House Museum offers an interesting look into the local history. It is only open from Thursday through Sunday.
Appleton Memorial Park is a spacious recreational area that has seasonal activities like archery, sledding, and ice skating. Grills and picnic tables are provided, all you need is the charcoal and food!
As a minor league baseball team, Wisconsin Timber Rattlers offers visitors home games in Fox Cities Stadium. Visitors can tailgate in the parking lot, enjoy food from the concession stands, or sit on the lawn to watch the game.
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513 North Westhill Boulevard, Appleton, WI 54914 MoreLess Info
Featuring fourteen state-of-the-art auditoriums, Marcus Hollywood Cinema Grand Chute is a premier entertainment destination. The theater shows the latest feature films and offers a full service snack bar and a 70 foot wide ultra-screen.