131 Cool and Unusual Things to Do in Wisconsin - Atlas Obscura
The Atlas Obscura Guide To

Wisconsin

131 Cool, Hidden, and Unusual Things to Do in Wisconsin

Cities

Unusual Attractions in Wisconsin

Want to see fewer ads? Become a Member.

Cool Places to Eat & Drink in Wisconsin


18 Mini Golf Courses You Should Go Out of Your Way to Play

Adventures filled with oversized characters, obstacles, and castles await—all you need to join is a putter and a ball. Yes, we're talking about miniature golf, the Lilliputian game with a big imagination. Since 2012, we—Tom Loftus and Robin Schwartzman—have been documenting the world of mini golf on our website A Couple of Putts. After putting our way through more than 300 courses, we’ve stumbled into becoming experts who design, build, and consult on all things miniature golf. With our keen eye for elements that make courses distinctive and magical destinations, we’ve created this world tour to showcase some of our personal favorites, as well as a few courses on our “must play” list. In keeping with the theme, here are 18 unique courses that span the globe. This wild assortment of putting places offer unique ways to interact with the past and present. Putt when ready!

View Itinerary
The courses may be miniature, but the spectacle is gigantic.

Explore Wisconsin

Launch Map

Recent Wisconsin Activity

mcbramhill mcbramhill wants to go to Devil's Lake
mcbramhill mcbramhill wants to go to Mitchell Domes
mcbramhill mcbramhill wants to go to Swing Park

Stories About Wisconsin

Want to see fewer ads? Become a Member.

Lists Featuring Wisconsin