Paper Discovery Center, Appleton

4.4
Specialty Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
The Paper Discovery Center is a museum and workshop center focused on papermaking in Appleton, Wisconsin, United States, where paper is an important local industry.

Programs in the past have included hands-on work experience, tours, and general information on papermaking. There is a Science Summer Series for children at the center.
The Paper Discovery Center opened in February 2005. It was first conceived in 1999 as part of the Paper Industry International Hall of Fame, Inc. The Kimberly-Clark Corporation donated its former Atlas Mill on the Fox River in Appleton to house the center.
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  • We had a little extra time in Appleton on our day trip and thought we would check it out. Great thing we did. Had a great time, learned a lot and even made paper. The staff is top notch and helped....  more »
  • Easy to find and easy to get around the Center. Location makes for beautiful views of the water and Appleton.  more »
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  • Just happened to discover this place with the kids. At first, a paper museum might not seem that enticing, but we all loved it. Very friendly staff, a chance to make paper (which turned out great), and interesting exhibits. A fun coupe hours that we all learned from.
  • Very interesting, with fun activities for kids. Making your own paper is a real highlight.

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