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Signature Experiences

Here in Eau Claire, experiences are everything. Visit Eau Claire collaborated with local artists, makers, brewmasters and community leaders to bring you Eau Claire exclusive experiences. Whether you want to let out your inner-artist, rub shoulders with the Eau Claire Express Baseball team or sip and learn about the beer brewed right in town, there are many memorable adventures to explore in our indie city.  

The Great Create

You'll use your creative muscles for this experience. There are many workshops to choose from, each where you get to create a unique souvenir you'll get to take with you after. Workshops take place at Banbury Place and Building 13, an iconic, historic building in Eau Claire. 

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t-Riveting Wine Barrel Experience

Have you ever wondered about the life of a wine barrel? With this experience, you get to create your own functional piece of art. 

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Lazy Monk Brewery Tour

The oldest brewery in Eau Claire is offering a guided visit through their authentic Bier Hall. You'll learn all about the process and stages of brewing beer and will be able to try their most popular flavors.  

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Leinenkugel Brewery Tour

You've never experienced Leinenkugel’s Brewery like this. Learn about the history of the brewery and experience the Leine Lodge all while sampling beers at the bar.

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Maker Workshops at Volume One & The Local Store

Eau Clarie is home to many local makers. If you choose this experience, you'll get to work hands-on with a local maker to create a souvenir to take home. You'll also learn about the Maker economy in Eau Claire. 

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Express MVP Behind the Bases

Go behind the scenes with this hands-on experience at Carson Park, home to baseball greats like Hank Aaron, Bob Uecker, and Joe Torre. You'll get to sample the official beer of the team, check out the press box, and even have dinner with the players.

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Banbury History Tour 

Experience Banbury Place and Building 13 to see how the old Uniroyal factory in Eau Claire - closed some 25 years ago - successfully transformed into an artists’ and entrepreneurs’ community. You will learn about Banbury’s remarkable history and tour the building with one of Chippewa Valley Museum's team members.

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Banbury History Tour + Meet The Artist 

Get all of the great things about the Banbury History Tour and more. Afterwards, get an exclusive look at the life of CV Peterson, an artist at Banbury Place. They will let you into their world and teach you how you can incorporate art into your daily life. Their work combines scientific exploration and art as a way to examine environmental devastation.

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Self-Guided Walking & Driving Tours 

The Eau Claire Walking and Driving Self-Guided Audio Tours can be enjoyed walking or driving, on your own, or with a group. Each tour covers many of Eau Claire's landmarks, famous people with ties to the city, and stories of the city's great history. 

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