Action City

Eau Claire

Action City is a 55,000-square-foot family-fun center offering more than 100 arcade games, indoor go karts, bumper cars, laser tag, batting cages, a climbing wall, mini bowling, outdoor mini golf, an outdoor slick track, and dining options.…

Amish Tours The Woodshed, Augusta


Augusta is home to one of the largest Amish settlements in Wisconsin, with more than 150 families. This "motor buggy" takes 1.5 to 2 hours, with stops at an Amish bakery and candy shop, woodshop, home, and farm - Carload $42.50 (Fee may be…

Autumn Harvest Winery & Orchard

Chippewa Falls

Produces 13 varieties of wine including many wines using fruit from their orchard, and a hard cider. Enjoy complimentary wine tasting, sample local cheeses and chocolates, relax on the outdoor patio seating, or peruse the gift shop. Starting…

Bullfrog Fish Farm


Rent poles or bring your own, fish in the pond, and have your catch cleaned and packed on ice to take home for dinner. No license required; no catch limit.

Caddie Woodlawn Historical Park


The house in which Caroline Woodhouse lived has been moved to the park from a nearby farm. Her granddaughter, Carol Ryrie Brink, based the 1935 Newbery Award-winning children's book Caddie Woodlawn on her life.

Children’s Museum of Eau Claire

Eau Claire

An interactive environment for kids and their grown-ups that inspires imagination, creativity, discovery and the love of learning. A favorite destination for families in the Chippewa Valley, the Children’s Museum offers non-traditional…

Chippewa Area History Center

Chippewa Falls

The Chippewa County Area History Center and Museum building was formerly the Notre Dame Convent, built in 1883. Your tour will take you through the history of the Chippewa Valley and includes exhibits on furniture, photos, lumber-period toys,…

Chippewa Falls Irvine Park

Chippewa Falls

With over 300 acres of natural and scenic beauty, this FREE park offers a zoo with cougars, bear, bison, tigers and many other wildlife and a petting zoo, scenic dam, museum, picnic shelters, restrooms and historical displays. Take a tour of…

Chippewa Falls Museum of Industry and Technology

Chippewa Falls

The museum was an idea that sprang from local citizens who wanted to record and preserve the history of important, unique and ground breaking innovations in industry and technology that were developed right here in the Chippewa Valley. It…

Chippewa Moraine Interpretive Center

New Auburn

Exhibits and videos explain the glacial history of the region. Live and stuffed native animals are also on display. Visitors can also hold a snake, pet a turtle, dig for fossils, or snowshoe. Part of the Chippewa Moraine Ice Age State…

Chippewa Valley Museum

Eau Claire

Have your own adventure in history at the Chippewa Valley Museum in Eau Claire’s scenic Carson Park! Explore award-winning exhibits, take in the multimedia object theater, let the kids (of all ages!) become historians in the hands-on…

Cook-Rutledge Mansion

Chippewa Falls

The Cook-Rutledge Mansion, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, is one of the finest examples of High Victorian-Italianate architecture in the Midwest. Extraordinary hand-painted ceilings and walls, ornately carved woodwork,…

Crystal Cave

Spring Valley

Knowledgeable guides will lead you on a one-hour tour through a maze of well-lighted passages where glistening cave formations such as stalactites, stalagmites, and rippling flowstone can be seen hanging from the ceiling or covering the…

Dells Mill and Museum


The five-story Dells Mill was built in 1864 as a grist mill. Wisconsin had been a state for just 16 years and Augusta was a town for eight years. The area was barely settled and Augusta was just a pioneer community; there were no automobiles…

Fall Creek Historical Society Museum

Fall Creek

See items from Fall Creek's history including a doctor's office, a drugstore, dresses, and military uniforms. Also on the grounds are a washhouse, kitchen, and jail. Open by appointment (715) 877-2850.

Hobbs Observatory

Fall Creek

Hobbs Observatory consists of two domes with computer-operated telescopes, a large lecture room and a resource room. It features a digital camera that allows images from the telescopes to be stored on computer disks or transmitted to a video…

Irvine Park Zoo

Chippewa Falls

The mission of this park is to foster public support for the animals of the Irvine Park Zoo by: educating the public about their preservation, creating a positive environment for the interaction of humans and animals, and to provide funding…

James Newman Clark Bird Museum

Eau Claire

The bird museum, circular in shape, contains four dioramas and surrounds the planetarium in Phillips Hall room 002. The 530 species housed in the museum were collected by James Newman Clark from the 1870s through the 1920s. Two popular…

L.E. Phillips Planetarium

Eau Claire

Each one-hour show presents an entertaining and educational topic, and includes information about the current night sky. Tuesdays shows are geared for ages 12 and up. Saturday shows are for children ages 5-12 - $2 per person. Not recommended…