Key Milwaukee

January 2018

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

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Page 20 of 51 21 u Harley-Davidson Powertrain Operations Factory W156 N9000 Pilgrim Rd., Menomonee Falls. (877) 883-1450. u Historic Milwaukee Storefront space boasts unique Milwaukee items, and is the starting point for some tours. 235 E. Michigan St., (414) 277-7795. u Miller Brewery Tours Experience brewing history since 1855. See production from brewing to bottling and distribution. 4251 W. State St. (414) 931-BEER/2337. u Milwaukee Brewing Company Small-scale craft brewery affiliated with Milwaukee Ale House. Regular tours. 613 Second St. (414) 226-2337. u Milwaukee Food & City Tours Guided bus and walking tours, tastings, custom group tours, factory tours, progressive dinners & cooking demonstrations. (800) 979-3370. u Sprecher Brewing Company Milwaukee's original microbrewery. Tour the brew house, lager cellar and gift shop. Sampling at the indoor beer garden means choosing from up to 20 beers and 10 sodas on draught. Reserve tastings now available. 701 W. Glendale Ave. (414) 964-7837. u Untapped Tours Three-hour tour includes photo opps at city landmarks, and stops to interact with locals and experience the city as they do. All tours include samples of cheese, and beer at local establishments. Evening brewery tours also available. u Wright In Milwaukee A rare collection of six Frank Lloyd Wright designed houses. LAND- MARKS u Bronze Fonz Statue of Arthur (The Fonz) Fonzarelli from "Happy Days" television series. Milwaukee's RiverWalk, South of W. Wells St. (east bank). u Best Place (see tours for details). u Black Cat Alley Street art space by artists from around the world. Kenilworth near Prospect Ave. u Potawatomi Hotel & Casino High-energy gaming, award- winning cuisine and outstanding nightlife. Open 24 hours a day. 1721 W. Canal St. u Schuster Mansion Bed & Breakfast Tour a mansion built in 1891. Appointment only. 3209 W Wells St. (414) 342-3210. u St. Josaphat Basilica Features one of the five largest domes in the world. 601 W. Lincoln Ave. (414) 645-5623. u Tripoli Shrine Center Entered into the National Register of Historic Places in 1986. Tour features fascinating architecture, ornate fixtures, art, furniture and a lunch buffet. 3000 W. Wisconsin Ave. (414) 933-4700. MUSEUMS u Betty Brinn Children's Museum Only area museum designed for children ages 1-10. 9am-5pm Mon.-Sat., noon-5pm Sun. 929 E. Wisconsin Ave. (414) 390-5437. u Captain Frederick Pabst Mansion This Flemish Renaissance home built in 1890 features Victorian craftsmanship and design. 10am-4pm Mon.-Sat. and noon- 4pm Sun. Closed on Weds. in Jan. and Feb. 2000 W. Wisconsin Ave. (414) 931-0808. FREEBIES Milwaukee Art Museum First Thursday of the month, with extended hours until 8pm (Jan. 4) Kids ages 12 and under free every day. Milwaukee County Zoo (Jan. 6). Betty Brinn Children's Museum Third Thurs. evening of the month. 5-8pm (Jan. 18). Milwaukee Public Museum First Thurs. of the month. 9am-8pm (Jan. 4). Milwaukee Museum Member Swap Day (Jan. 28) Check museums for info. • Betty Brinn Children's Museum • Charles Allis Art Museum • Grohmann Museum • Milwaukee Art Museum • Milwaukee Public Museum • Pabst Mansion • Villa Terrace Art Museum Check sites for holiday closures and hours ATTRACTIONS g

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