- Our list of the best things to do in Racine, Wisconsin, features the top 140 nearby activities — including 73 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Racine, WI has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Amusement, Entertainment & Shows, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 22 things to do within the city of Racine, WI , followed by 118 popular activities in nearby cities, including Milwaukee, Kenosha, Franklin, Waukegan, Oak Creek, Zion, New Berlin, Pleasant Prairie, Gurnee, La Crosse and Wauwatosa
Don't Drink the Paint 2416 Lathrop Avenue, Racine, WI MoreLess Info
An instructor with a Master’s in art education teaches participants at all levels how to paint their own masterpiece in an accessible class
Visitors can tour the world headquarters for S.C. Johnson that was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. At the building, visitors can see a rotating display about Wright, visit the Frank Lloyd Wright Research Library, watch two documentaries in the The Golden Rondelle Theater, and the Fortaleza Hall.
An eclectic collection of things to see and do, the SC Johnson Headquarters is a unique addition to any itinerary. Visitors can walk through exhibits and buildings designed by Frank Lloyd Wright or admire the unique aircraft collection.
The Wind Point Lighthouse was originally designed by Orlando Metcalfe Poe and was first used in 1880. Today, visitors can climb the 11 stories to the top, view the Fog Horn building that has been turned into a museum and gift store, and view the Fuel House.
North Beach Park is a 745-foot beach on Lake Michigan that is barrier free. In addition, the park has a children's playground, sand volleyball court, and those who are able can climb a stairway for panoramic views of the lake.
Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and built of Kasota limestone, red Streator Brick, tinted stucco and unstained tidewater cypress, Wingspread is a community meeting room. The 14,000 square foot building, a National Historic Landmark, has a large central ceiling and four wings.
At the Racine Art Museum, visitors can see over 8,000 pieces of art. Most of the pieces represent the contemporary craft movement, while other pieces were created during the 1930s Works Progress Administration's Federal Art Project.
The Racine Zoo offers several up-close encounters with its animals including feeding the Masai giraffes, petting camels, and holding birds in the aviary. The zoo has several activities just for children including playgrounds and a Barnyard Safari, while everyone can take a ride on the train.
The Artists Gallery is a local community art gallery that features on of a kind three-dimensional pieces, paintings and pottery. Visitors can also try their hand at creating themselves, with the classes the gallery offers.
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2519 Northwestern Avenue, Racine, WI 53404 MoreLess Info
The Charles A. Wustum Museum of Fine Arts is part of the larger Racine Art Museum. It hosts a variety of fine art exhibits, including an exhibit of art by students and faculty of the museum itself.