Instagram-Worthy Fox Cities Spots

Instagram has fast become a place to not just post a photo, but to show your followers the world from your perspective.

When visiting a new place, we love to capture every moment to share with our friends and family (and followers!). From classic grams like food and selfies to art and landscapes, the Fox Cities has plenty of Insta-worthy spots to visit during your time here! Be sure to share your photos with us using #explorefoxcities!

1000 Islands Environmental Center
1000 Beaulieu Ct, Kaukauna, WI 54130
For nature lovers, there are many beautiful photo-ops at 1000 Islands Environmental Center! Follow the boardwalk along the Fox River to find spectacular landscape views and wildlife, including many eagle nests.

Carmella’s, an Italian Bistro
716 N Casaloma Dr, Appleton, WI 54913
Italian fare made with local ingredients is great all you Instagram foodies. Each dish is crafted to perfection, so you’re going to want to snap a picture before digging in!

Photo credit: @jakebuganski

Butterfly Gardens of Wisconsin
N2550 WI-47, Appleton, WI 54913
Get your camera ready, because you'll be surrounding by 200 fluttering butterflies in Wisconsin’s largest butterfly house. You'll be sure to leave with great memories and picture-perfect photos!

Photo credit: @melanie_bruh

Farm Markets
The Fox Cities are home to 6 different farm markets throughout our communities! The market is great for taking photos of local produce, blooming flowers or a delicious food truck treat! See our events page for more information on the local markets.

High Cliff State Park
N7630 State Park Rd, Sherwood, WI 54169
Climb to the top of the 40-foot observation tower at High Cliff for a breathtaking view of Lake Winnebago and our surrounding communities. Many people head to the tower in the evening to watch the sunset and capture a colorful photo!

Photo credit: Tim Sweet

Tempest Collective Coffeehouse
181 South Riverheath Way #1100, Appleton, WI 54915
This aesthetic of Tempest is your Instagram paradise! Not only do they serve delicious brunch and cafe fare, but this bright and youthful coffeehouse is located in the up and coming neighborhood of RiverHeath, along the Fox River.

Photo credit: Tempest

Bergstrom-Mahler Museum of Glass
165 N Park Ave, Neenah, WI 54956
The Bergstrom-Mahler museum is home to many beautiful works of art, including the largest collection of paperweights in the world! Because the museum's natural light interacts with the glass artwork differently depending on the time of day, every photo taken is one-of-a-kind.

Photo credit: Bergstrom-Mahler Museum of Glass

Fratellos Riverfront Restaurant
501 W Water St, Appleton, WI 54911
The picturesque full bar at Fratellos allows you to enjoy a drink while overlooking the Fox River. The historic building and prime location along the river provide many great spots for photos!

Mulberry Lane Farm
W3190 Co Rd B, Hilbert, WI 54129
There is nothing cuter than photos of baby farm animals and kids! This petting farm allows you to milk a cow, ride a pony, hand-feed goats and experience many other fun activities.

The Trout Museum of Art
111 W College Ave, Appleton, WI 54911
Head to Houdini Plaza in Downtown Appleton to see the Trout Museum of Art come to life at night. The buildings colorful exterior lights make for a very cool photo!

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