- Our list of the best things to do in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, features the top 48 nearby activities — including 19 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Eau Claire, WI has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 23 things to do within the city of Eau Claire, WI , followed by 25 popular activities in nearby cities, including Chippewa Falls and Menomonie
National Eagle Center is an interpretive center which is home to rescued eagles, four of them are bald eagles and one is a golden eagle. They aim to promote awareness of the biology, ecology and natural history of these eagles through exhibits, and live eagle programs.
Visitors can view a variety of waterfowl and songbirds along with the works of local and national artists at Wings Over Alma Nature & Art Center. There are hundreds of bald eagles in the area with active nests.
Eagle Watch Observatory gives visitors a chance to watch eagles up close. There are classrooms where trainers present everything there is to know about eagles. Visitors, especially children are encouraged to have their photo taken with the eagles.
This seasonal Mississippi River fishing float excursion provides boat transportation to and from the float, benches, restrooms, minnow buckets, landing nets, and expert information. There are three bunk rooms on the float for night fishing trips. Food is available at the Float Cafe.
At the Laura Ingles Wilder Museum, visitors can see items like those used by Laura and her family in a home that was built to resemble the one they would have lived in. The museum's site is the location of the Little House in the Big Woods.
Villa Bellezza produces its wines from St. Pepin, and Prairie Star, Pantera, Foch, Marquette, St. Pepin, Prairie Star, LaCrescent, Frontenac Gris, Frontenac Blanc grapes grown in Wisconsin. Visitors can tour the vineyards, see the wine processing warehouse, and taste wines.