Things to Do

city scene at twilight

Visit Appleton

Franklin Street Inn is at the Heart of it All! We have noted numerous times that the Franklin Street Inn Bed and Breakfast is an ideal location when visiting Appleton and the Fox Cities. 

Fox Cities Performing Arts Center

Yes, here is “Where the Arts Come Alive”!  Enjoy the best in live entertainment at Northeastern Wisconsin’s premier performing arts venue located at 400 West College Ave in the heart of downtown Appleton! 

Arts center at ngiht
city scene at night

Lawrence University

Our Inn Is The Closest Lodging To Lawrence University

Appleton is home to the scenic Lawrence University campus at 420 East College Ave.  

EAA AirVenture

Stay With Us During EAA AirVenture

The largest air show for aviation enthusiasts in the world is sponsored by the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA), an international organization located in Oshkosh, WI.

flying aerobatic planes against bright blue sky
Green Bay Packers logo

Green Bay Packers

Let Us Make Your Game Day Experience Special

Complimentary Early/Late Check-in or Out To Our Packer Fans when available. We are on your team!

Recently our friends at Hours Map created an INTERACTIVE MAP  (click here) to guide our guests to the places of interest near the Franklin Street Inn. The list is arranged by distance from the Inn and provides additional information about each location. Similar to Google Maps, the red balloon pin indicates where the Inn is located.