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Paine Art Center and Gardens

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Paine Art Center

A great story and they change the theme often. It's very well kept up and they're constantly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tranyjo
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Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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Gorgeous building decorated beautifully for Christmas

I visited with a friend in December for The Nutcracker In The Castle. The decorations beautifully... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Heather R
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Waupun, Wisconsin
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The Paine Art Center and Gardens is a historic estate with art galleries and display gardens, located in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. The historic Paine estate serves as a multi-faceted museum for learning and inspiration. The museum preserves the mansion...more
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1410 Algoma Blvd, Oshkosh, WI 54901-2719
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great story and they change the theme often. It's very well kept up and they're constantly expanding.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tranyjo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited with a friend in December for The Nutcracker In The Castle. The decorations beautifully accented this already gorgeous place! It’s truly something to experience. We did the self tour. It was our first time here, so it was nice to stroll around at...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Heather R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were visiting the area for the weekend and got to walk through the house when it was decorated for the holidays. So beautiful!! The tour was fun, the dancers obviously worked hard on their performances, good refreshments.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The house is very nice looking, well decorated. Many christmas trees You have to visit that place if you are in Oshkosh.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Maxime8693
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you havent been to the Paine Art Center for the Nutcracker Castle display, you need to add a visit to your list. Absolutely beautiful, great for kids and adults. We go every year.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bryan M
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

From the history of the family to the building of the home to the special events, ya gotta find an excuse to check our the Paine. Our most visit was for the Tiffany glass work exhibit, awesome display!! We follow what's going on via their...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 14, 2018

We visited the Paine Art Center and Gardens on a beautiful day in August to see the Tiffany exhibition. Very thoughtfully curated. Other things to see in the house that are just as beautiful--paintings, silverware and table settings in the breakfast room are delightful. It...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank cmdavies100
Reviewed October 11, 2018

You can't beat a tour in summer or winter. The house is amazing, the decorating beautiful, just a rich history of Oshkosh. The grounds in the summer are beautiful. If you enjoy history and beauty, go visit and take a tour.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank pstephen2000
Reviewed September 18, 2018

First experience of the Paine Art Center & Gardens was impressive. The Tiffany lamps and other pieces of art were beautifully displayed among all the rooms of the building. The gardens were an important part of the visit as well and well worth a leisurely...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Di7740
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

I am simply blown away by the Paine and their staff! After my destination wedding plans got cancelled, we decided to move the wedding close to my parents home (however my husband was residing in Chicago and I in Milwaukee). I passed by the Paine...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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starlynn
November 30, 2018|
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Response from cmdavies100 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I would recommend the Fox River Brewing company/ Fratellos for lunch very much. Close enough to walk, if you wanted to on a nice day. have not had breakfast there, so I can't speak to that menu or make a... More
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Audrey G
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Response from Belizemeitsbeautiful | Reviewed this property |
It is self guided but there are people who will answer any questions that you have.
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