Wisconsin's City of Sculpture
For nearly a century, Waupun has proudly displayed beautiful outdoor sculptures crafted by world-renowned artists James Earle Fraser and Lorado Taft. Waupun also boasts six other magnificent works sculpted by Waupun industrialist and philanthropist Clarence Shaler. Our sculptures are a must-see during your visit!
Summer of Celebrations
Summer in Waupun is the place to be! There's hardly a week without something going on at any one of our beautiful parks or historic downtown district. Booming festivals, lively concerts in the park, and exciting parades fill the calendar with energy and action all season long!
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The Stories We Tell
In the heart of downtown Waupun stands a 1904 Carnegie Library building. Practically untouched by time, this charming example of Elizabethan Revival architecture serves as the Waupun Heritage Museum. Be sure to visit all-new exhibits and get a tour of Waupun's rich history!
Reconnect With Nature
The Horicon National Wildlife Refuge is truly a breathtaking experience! Before hitting the trails, be sure to visit
Friends of Horicon Marsh Education & Visitor Center. There, you can get acquainted with all the furry and feathered friends who call the marsh home. The trails are beautiful year-round, with the autumn colors usually peaking in mid-October!
Arts All Around!
Waupun Fine Arts brings entertainment and charming local art to the forefront! Their program Art All Around in June showcases local artists as they work their magic! Concerts in the Park brings a variety performers to West End Park on Thursday nights in July. The Waupun Fine Art & Craft fair held in early August is an event you won't want to miss! Performances at Waupun's beautiful & historic city hall auditorium fill the calendar! With well-preserved 1928 charm and excellent acoustics, it's the perfect place to enjoy the performing arts.