Arts & Culture

Oshkosh has a thriving arts scene, which includes beautiful, historic venues and art galleries.

The Paine Art Center and Gardens is one of Oshkosh’s most treasured, historic venues. This amazing estate is home to more than a thousand pieces of art and twenty outdoor garden areas. Stroll through a featured art exhibit within the mansion and trollop through the gardens outside.

The Grand Oshkosh is one of Oshkosh’s most historic and well-preserved performing arts venues and the oldest operating Opera House in Wisconsin. The elegantly restored Howard in downtown hosts concerts, dinner theater, and features a 1920’s style bowling alley that is open seasonly throughout the winter months.

Take a walk in Downtown Oshkosh and explore numerous art galleries or find new inspiration at UW Oshkosh’s Allen Priebe Gallery, which features art by university students. Art adventurers will also find murals and statues throughout downtown and on the Riverwalk

Immerse yourself in Oshkosh's thriving arts and cultural scene and let your imagination soar. Discover the beauty, history, and creativity that make Oshkosh a haven for art lovers and enthusiasts alike.