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The Packers put it on the map but Green Bay WI is so much more

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Green Bay Botanical Gardens is a super popular destination year-round for locals and visitors alike.

Join correspondent Tom Wilmer reporting from Green Bay, Wisconsin for a visit with Brad Toll, CEO of Discover Green Bay, followed by Spencer Larson at the legendary Green Bay Packers’ Lambeau Field.

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Vince Lombardi trophy in foyer at Green Bay Packer's Lambeau Field

Even though the Packers put Green Bay on the map, there’s so much more to the town than football.

Toll shares informative insights about the multi-faceted attractions in and around Green Bay, from ice fishing to a world-acclaimed botanical garden.

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Green Bay Botanical Garden offers captivating displays.

A legendary summertime lakeside theme park—complete with the legendary Zippen Pippen wooden rollercoaster has been a must-do destination for locals and tourists for decades.

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The legendary Zippen Pippen wooden roller coaster at Green Bay, Wisconsin's Bay Beach amusement park.

An amazing classic automobile museum in the heart of downtown Green Bay is chock full of iconic classic automobiles spanning a century.

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Green Bay, Wisconsin's Automobile Gallery classic-car museum.

The classic Fox Theater is an historic anchor in downtown Green Bay where live music venues, brew pubs and so much more abound.

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The classic Fox Theater in downtown Green Bay, Wisconsin is a premier venue for live performances.

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Conserving the past to inspire future generations of dreamers and preserving the legacy of Julia Morgan. Experience authentically curated historical events that recreate what it was like to be a guest of William Randolph Hearst.

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Tom Wilmer produces on-air content for Issues & Ideas airing over KCBX and is producer and host of the six-time Lowell Thomas award-winning NPR podcast Journeys of Discovery with Tom Wilmer. Recorded live on-location across America and around the world, the podcasts feature the arts, culture, music, nature, history, science, wine & spirits, brewpubs, and the culinary arts--everything from baseball to exploring South Pacific atolls to interviewing the real Santa Claus in the Arctic.
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