Key Milwaukee

September 2014

An A-Z visitors guide to Milwaukee Wisconsin. Sponsored by Key Magazine Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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All phone numbers 414 area code unless otherwise indicated rooms, original furnishings and worldwide art collection. 1-5 p.m., Wed.-Sun. DISCOVERY WORLD, 500 N. Harbor Dr. 765-9966. Interactive science, freshwater and saltwater aquariums. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tues.-Fri.,10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat. & Sun. Home of Great Lakes schooner Denis Sullivan. GREAT LAKES DISTILLERY, 616 W. Virginia St. 431-8683. Wisconsin's first distillery to be opened after Prohibition offers tours and a chance to buy and sample in the Tasting Room. GROHMANN MUSEUM, 1000 N. Broadway. 277-7501. Comprehensive art collection dedicated to the evolution of human work. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri., noon-6 p.m. Sat., 1-4 p.m. Sun. HARLEY-DAVIDSON MUSEUM, 400 W. Canal St. 877-436- 8738. More than a nostalgia trip for motorcycle enthusiasts, the museum offers a glimpse of American history. HOLY HILL near Hartford northwest of Milwaukee. Highest point in SE Wisconsin includes Basilica of Holy Hill. LAKESHORE STATE PARK, 273-1173. 17-acre park located on Lake Michigan adjacent to Summerfest and Discovery World. LUXEMBOURG AMERICAN CULTURAL CENTER, 262-476- 5086. Located in Belgium, Wis., 40 minutes north of Milwaukee. Genealogical records, gift shop. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wed., Thurs. & Fri. and 1-4 p.m. first and third Sat. of each month. I-43N, Exit 107. LYNDEN SCULPTURE GARDEN, 2145 W. Brown Deer Rd. 446-8794. A unique experience of art in nature through a collec- tion of more than 50 monumental sculptures. Through Oct. 2: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon., Tues., Fri.; 10 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Wed.; noon- 5 p.m. Sat. & Sun. CLOSED Thurs. MARCUS CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS, 929 N. Water St. 273- 7121. Home of the Milwaukee Symphony, Milwaukee Ballet, Florentine Opera Company, First Stage Children's Theater. MILWAUKEE ART MUSEUM, 700 N. Art Museum Dr. 224-3200. The museum includes the internationally acclaimed Santiago Calatrava-designed Quadracci Pavilion, Burke Brise Soleil and the Cudahy Gardens. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tues.-Sun. and until 8 p.m. on Thurs. The museum also is open on Mondays from Memorial Day through Labor Day. MILWAUKEE COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY, 910 N. Old World 3rd St. Open 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Sat. 273-8288. MILWAUKEE COUNTY ZOO, 10001 W. Bluemound Rd. 771- 3040. The Milwaukee County Zoo is home to 2,500 rare and wild animals. Through Sept. 1: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept.. 2-Oct. 31: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Gates close 45 minutes prior to closing time, buildings 15 minutes prior to closing time. Open 365 days a year. MILWAUKEE PUBLIC MARKET, 400 N. Water St. in the Historic Third Ward. 336-1111. Milwaukee's ethnic diversity is reflected here. BEST PLACE at the historic Pabst Brewery, 901 W. Juneau Ave. 630-1609. Experience Milwaukee brewing history. See KEY Tours. BETTY BRINN CHILDREN'S MUSEUM, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave. 2nd Floor. 390-KIDS. Milwaukee's only area museum designed for children ages 1-10. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon. through Sat,. noon-5 p.m. Sun. BOERNER BOTANICAL GARDENS/WHITNALL PARK, 9400 Boerner Dr., Hales Corners. 525-5600. Fifty-two acres of formal gardens surround the expansive Education and Visitor Center. Call for hours. BRONZE FONZ, south of W. Wells St. on Milwaukee's RiverWalk (east bank). Statue of Arthur (The Fonz) Fonzarelli, the role played by actor Henry Winkler in the "Happy Days" television series, set in Milwaukee. CAPTAIN FREDERICK PABST MANSION, 2000 W. Wisconsin Ave. 931-0808. This Flemish Renaissance home of Captain Frederick Pabst, built in 1893, features unique Victorian crafts- manship and design. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon. through Sat. Noon- 4 p.m. Sun. CEDARBURG ART MUSEUM, W63 N675 Washington Ave., Cedarburg. Building designed in 1898 as a residence. 262-377-6123. CHARLES ALLIS ART MUSEUM, 1801 N. Prospect Ave. 278- 8295. Elegant 1911 Tudor-style mansion museum with period 26 ATTRACTIONS

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