History and Architecture

From the moment you step foot in Milwaukee, you’ll see how much the city’s history lives on today. Milwaukee’s downtown is filled with beautifully preserved historic buildings, and many local museums offer a deeper look into the history of the area. From a lighthouse to the home of Broadway legends, there’s so much history and architecture to explore in Milwaukee.

Milwaukee Natural History and Culture Museums. Make your trip to Milwaukee educational and fun with stops at these popular local museums. Experience interactive exhibits, touch live butterflies, and…

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City Tours

Want to learn about Milwaukee from local experts? These city tours offer a range of…

Antiquing

The thrill of the hunt in Wisconsin isn’t just for the folks in camo and blaze…

Dear MKE

DearMKE was originally conceived as a series of twelve short films and a website for…

Baird Center Expansion

Now that the expansion is complete, the Baird Center will offer 52 state-of-the-art breakout rooms, 300,000 contiguous square feet of exhibition space, the stunning rooftop Baird Ballroom with city views, inclusive amenities and more!

Potawatomi Casino | Hotel

Located minutes from downtown Milwaukee, Potawatomi Casino | Hotel offers high-stakes bingo, nearly eight types of table games, more than 3,000 slot machines, and a 500-room luxury hotel.