Plan Your Visit
Visit a historic estate with art galleries and display gardens.
The Paine has special hours and tours during the holiday season for the presentation of Nutcracker in the Castle, November 17, 2017 through January 8, 2018.
Please note: On Sundays (except Dec. 24 & 31), the Paine is only open for Guided Tours, which require reservations.
There are three different ways to visit and tour Nutcracker in the Castle. Guests may take Self-Guided Tours, Candlelight Tours, and Guided Tours, with each style of tour offered at separate times. In addition to tours, guests are invited to visit the Sugar Plum Fairy’s Cupcake Café for a scrumptious treat! For more details about the types of tours, their dates and times, and the hours of the café see:
From US Highway 41, exit at Highway 21 (Omro Rd./ Oshkosh Ave.). Travel east 1.4 miles. The Paine is on the left (northeast corner) at the intersection of Congress Ave. and Algoma Blvd.
Visitors may park in a new parking lot on Algoma Boulevard located next to the Paine mansion, which offers accessible parking spaces and a drop off area near the entrance gate. (Wheelchairs are available at the Mansion’s reception desk.) Visitors may also park along the street on Algoma Boulevard and Congress Avenue.
Group tours of both the mansion and gardens are available. Contact the Paine at least two weeks in advance to schedule a guided tour 920.235.6903 ext. 40.
Motorcoach and Group Tours
We warmly welcome groups of all sizes to the Paine! Guided tours of the mansion (year-round) and gardens (May through October) are available by appointment. To ensure adequate time to see all the spectacular sights at the Paine, please plan to spend one to two hours with us. There are fantastic shopping and dining opportunities nearby, so grab your group and make a day of it in Oshkosh. Call (920)235.6903 ext. 40 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a date. We eagerly look forward to your visit!
Amateur photography is not allowed in rooms that host special exhibitions. Amateur photography is allowed in the mansion and gardens with paid admission to the Paine. Professional photographers must secure a paid permit for any indoor or outdoor photography session by contacting the Event Manager at (920) 235-6903 ext. 27 or email@example.com.