Tour the Paine Art Center and Gardens
slide and video presentations
hospitality areas for meals and refreshments
the grandeur of one of America's Castles, a distinctive combination
of historic Tudor Revival mansion, engaging exhibitions in three
galleries and Wisconsin's only walled garden. The Tudor Revival
Paine Mansion was built in 1927 for Wisconsin lumber baron Nathan
Paine and his wife Jessie Kimberly Paine. It is listed on the
National Register of Historic Places.
mansion and its collections of American and European paintings,
fine decorative arts, oriental rugs, and silver are open to tour
groups by appointment. The beautifully landscaped formal gardens
are also open for guided tours. Museum guides will lead a tour if
you desire, sharing insights and background information to better
help you understand the history of this wonderful historic attraction.
group can plan on spending several hours enjoying the Paine, although
we are happy to customize a tour to your specifications. A dining
option is available inside the historic mansion. We specialize in
boxed lunches with a personal touch! Many special events, art exhibitions,
floral displays and exciting programs are seasonally available.
We can also suggest other nearby destinations, great shopping and
a variety of dining options in Oshkosh.
plans to visit an exquisite cultural attraction. The warmth of the
guides, the magnificence of the mansion and the beauty of the grounds
will delight you and insure that your group has a wonderful Wisconsin