- Our list of the best things to do in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, features the top 65 nearby activities — including 28 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Oshkosh, WI has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 19 things to do within the city of Oshkosh, WI , followed by 46 popular activities in nearby cities, including Appleton, Ripon, Neenah, Fond Du Lac, Green Lake and Keshena
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Professional dirt cars take the speed and acceleration of asphalt racing and combine it with the sideways thrills of drifting
As one of the largest aviation museums in the world, this museum has a collection of over 200 historic planes, and four movie theaters. The KidVenture Gallery offers hands-on exhibits and there are vintage aerodrome rides available.
Established in 1946 by Nathan and Jessie Paine, owners of the Paine Lumber Company, the Paine Arts Center and Garden was originally intended to be their home. At the center, visitors can see an Alois Lang hand carved staircase featuring acorn motif, a Jacobean period library, and the formal gardens.
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400 & 500 blocks of North Main Street, Oshkosh, WI MoreLess Info
Oshkosh Saturday Farmers Market offers visitors a variety of produce and goods from up to 150 local vendors. During the winter the market is located indoors, while during the summer the market is located outdoors in the downtown area.
This park is attached to the 8-care Menominee Zoo, and it has a huge playground that includes a working miniature train to ride, a whip ride, a merry-go-round, tennis courts, baseball fields, soccer fields, picnic areas, paved trails, and a swimming beach.
This historic full-functioning opera house was built in 1883 and restored in both the 1980's and 2009. It is a non-profit facility that is the site of year round performances. The European style theater only has 668 seats giving it an intimate feel.
The Wiouwash State Trail runs through Winnebago, Outagamie, Waupaca and Shawano counties using former railroad corridors. As of 2014, two sections of the trail are complete and can be used for biking, walking, horseback riding, snowmobiling, cross-country skiing, and snowshoeing.
Oshkosh Public Museum offers temporary and permanent exhibits displaying the history of Oshkosh. Some of the permanent exhibits at the museum include an 8-foot Apostles Clock, wetlands exhibit, a scale model of Paine Lumber Company, a 1913 Hawley Davidson, an 1880 dental case, and over 200 glass and ceramic pie…