Explore the Great Outdoors While in Marinette
Canoe down the Peshtigo River, hike to the area’s 14 beautiful waterfalls or see a live show at the Marinette Theatre on the Bay during your stay at the Country Inn & Suites. If you love history, you’ll enjoy nearby museums like the Crivitz Historical Society Museum and the Logging Museum. Be sure to take your family to the DeYoung Family Zoo, home to the largest display of big cats in the Midwest.
Don’t miss these attractions:
- Crivitz Historical Society Museum (25 miles)
Discover how 19th-century settlers lived as you browse artifacts, tools, musical instruments and other exhibits on display at this museum.
Phone: +1 (715) 854-3278
- DeYoung Family Zoo (15 miles)
From exotic creatures like binturongs to familiar ones like raccoons, the DeYoung Family Zoo has a diverse collection from around the world, including Wisconsin’s own backyard. Your children will especially enjoy the petting zoo, where they can pet and feed barnyard animals.
Phone: +1 (906) 788-4093
- Marinette County Historical Logging Museum (2.1 miles)
Find out how the logging industry helped shape Marinette County at this unique museum on Stephenson Island in Menominee River.
Phone: +1 (715) 732-0831
- Marinette County Waterfall Tour (2.7 miles)
Get in touch with nature by hiking to the county’s 14 gorgeous waterfalls. Be sure to take a camera and a picnic for the full experience.
Phone: +1 (715) 735-6681
- Peshtigo River Campground Tube Rides (19 miles)
Spend a lazy afternoon floating down the Peshtigo River in a tube or a canoe, and then hop on the free shuttle provided by the campground to return to your starting point.
Phone: +1 (715) 854-2986
- Porterfield Country Music Festival (9.8 miles)
This annual festival welcomes some of the best names in country music during a weekend of open-air concerts.
Phone: +1 (715) 789-2207
- University of Wisconsin–Marinette Theatre on the Bay (5.2 miles)
From lectures to live shows, this theater on the Marinette campus of UW has been entertaining guests since 1966.
Phone: +1 (715) 735-4313
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