Milwaukee, Wisconsin is a marvelous city to explore and discover and this 48 hour tourist guide is just what you need to make your visit perfect.
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Day 1- Tour of Marvelous Milwaukee City
Edelweiss Boats- Set sail for cool climes at 8:00 am
Cruise leaving from downtown Milwaukee along the shorelines of Lake Michigan is perfect for those who are fond of good scenery and an awesome view. Enjoy the wonders of this city.
Address - 205, W. Highland Blvd, Suite 204, Milwaukee, Wisconsin- 53203
Fax Number - 4142767448
9:00 am and it's time for breakfast at Mason Street Grill
If steaks and burgers are right up your alley, Mason Street Grill is the best place for a breakfast. Try their unique gazpacho made with crab meat and rock shrimp.
Address- 425 E Mason Street, Milwaukee, WI-53202
Telephone Number - 4142983131
Go to Milwaukee Art Museum at 10:00 am
This lakeside museum is known for being a scenic spot replete with a rich cultural and historical legacy. Entry fee is USD 15 for adults and 12 for children.
Address - 700, N.Art Museum Dr., Milwaukee, WI
Telephone Number - 14142243200
Visit the Potawatomi Casino and Hotel at 11:00 am
From bingo to table games and slot machines to poker room, Potawatomi Casino and Hotel has it all. You can enjoy the amazing food here at its various restaurants too.
Address- 1721, West Canal Str, Milwaukee, Wisconsin-53233
Telephone Number- 800 PAY-SBIG
12:00 pm and you head out to Harley Davidson Museum
This is one of the most liberating and enjoyable experiences. This Harley Davidson museum in Milwaukee, Wisconsin offers a view of motorcycle history and the marvels of riding an awesome bike.
Address- 400, W. Canal Str., Milwaukee, Wisconsin-53203
Telephone Number - 4142872789
1:00 pm and its lunch time at Trocadero
This is one of the top restaurants in the city when it comes to wine lists and delectable apertifs from baguettes to frites. Don’t miss the heated patio in winter and the romantic coffee house throughout the year. Mains here cost between USD 7 and 17 and it is open from 11am to 11pm Mondays to Fridays and from 9 am on weekends.
Address - 1758, North Water Street, Milwaukee WI
Telephone Number - 14142720205
Enjoy some ice cream at 2:00 pm
Leon’s is where you should head out next for ice cream and something even more unusual- frozen custard which has a smooth richness that is delectable. Items here are priced around USD 1.5 to 4. Opening hours are from 11 in the morning to 12:00 in the night.
Address- 3131, South 27th Street, Milwaukee, WI
Telephone Number - 14143831784
Fireside Dinner Theatre is where the fun begins at 3:00 pm
A top motor coach attraction, this theatre is known for good food and exciting musicals as well as an awesome gift shop.
Address- 1131, Janesville Avenue, Fort Atkinson, WI-53538
Telephone Number - 9205639505
Fax Number- 9205633023
4:00 pm and its time for a visit to the Harley Davidson company
No visit to Milwaukee is complete without a trip to the Harley Davidson company. Known as one of the top brands of motorcycles in the world, a Harley Davidson is a true classic and a trip to this company will enthral you.
Address- 3700, W. Juneau Ave., Milwaukee, Wisconsin- 53208
Telephone Number - 41413434056
5:00 pm and the Harley Davidson magic continues
The House of Harley Davidson is where you should be going next to experience the magic of the iconic motorcycle. This iconic house is a 50,000 square feet space with bike shows, barbecues, charity rides and more.
Address - 6221, W. Layton Ave., Greenfield Wisconsin-53220
Telephone Number- 4142822211
Check out the Milwaukee Theater
Milwaukee Theater is where the fun begins for art and theater lovers. Check out the awesome shows here.
Address- 500 W. Kilbourn Ave., Milwaukee, Wisconsin-53203
Telephone Number - 4149086000
It's time to set sail for amazing climes at 7:00 pm
Sea dog sailing is a ton of fun and you can do just that on a boat at Lake Michigan. See the awesome landmarks of the city and savor the experience of having the breeze rustle your hair as you ride on the azure blue waters.
Address- Mc Kinley Marina, Lagoon Dr., off N. Lincoln Memorial Dr., Milwaukee- Wisconsin-53202
Telephone Number - 4146873203
UWM Peck School of Arts is your next destination at 8:00 pm
Art and theater aficionados will be thrilled to visit the UWM Peck School of Arts because you get everything from music and dance to theater performances here alongside film screenings.
Address - 2400, E.Kenwood Blvd., Milwaukee, Wisconsin- 53211
Telephone Number - 4142294308
It's dinner time at Sanford at 9:00 pm
This restaurant is known for its award winning chefs and gourmet food. The drinks here are amazing too.
Address- 1547, North Jackson Street, Milwaukee, WI-53202
Telephone Number- 4142769608
Check out the celebs at Gettin’ Downtown at 10:00 pm
Dance and music lovers with a penchant for celeb spotting will have an awesome time at Gettin’ Downtown. You get everyone here from the Kardashians to famous musicians.
Address- Apartment 720, N. Milwaukee Str., WI
Telephone Number - 4142923999
Amazing Aura awaits you at 11:00 pm
Nightclub on Astor Street with the best happy hour specials? It is none other than Aura where you can relax and enjoy a few drinks and some dancing.
Address- 1011, North Astor Street, WI
Telephone Number- 4142721011
Kai Buddha Lounge is where the day ends at 12:00 am
Sake Tumi is a restaurant which has the Kai Buddha lounge above it. You can relax and savor the best drinks and catchy music here. It will transport you to new heights of blissfulness.
Address - 735, North Milwaukee Street, Wi
Telephone Number - 4142247253
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Day 2- Tour of the Awesome Milwaukee City
Burgers are next on the agenda at 8:00 am
Milwaukee is the best burger town in the US because you can savor the true taste of good food. Oscars on Pierce is where you can get the most delicious burgers in Milwaukee.
Address- 1712 West Pierce Street, Milwaukee, WI 53204
Telephone Number- 4148101820
Enjoy a spot of shopping at 9:00 am
This department store has over 1067 stores in the states of the US. Speciality stores apart, what makes Kohl’s good value for money are the quality goods
Address- Kohl’s Department Store, Milwaukee, WI
Telephone Number- 2627037000
Fax Number - 2627036501
Meijer is the next shopping stop at 10:00 am
This Michigan retail store is known for having an extensive presence in many US states including Indiana and Wisconsin. Check out the quality merchandise at this store.
Address- 2929 Walker Avenue, North West Grand Rapids, MI- 49544
Telephone Number- 6163466608
Step into Milwaukee history at 11:00 am
Located one hour from the heart of the city, Wade House Historic Site and W. Wesley Jung Carriage Museum offers wide natural vistas and the delight of exploring wooded area on a carriage apart from getting to see over 12 Wisconsin historic sites.
Address- W7965, Highway 23, PO Box 34, Greenish, Wisconsin-53026
Telephone Number- 9205263721
Fax Number - 9205263626
End the morning at Pabst Theater and Mansion at 12:00 pm
This is the best place to get the lowdown on the Pabst family and iconic beer brand. Check out the period furniture and amazing style of a bygone era at the Pabst Mansion.
Address- 144 East Wells, Milwaukee WI
Telephone Number - 1 414-286-3205
Have a cup of coffee and a bite to eat at 1:00 pm
If you are looking for some amazing meatloaf and mac ’n’ cheese, go to the Comet Cafe. Craft beer and amazing desserts are also part of the parcel. Mains here are priced between USD 8 and 12.
Address- 1947, North Farewell Avenue, Milwaukee WI
Telephone Number- 1 414-273-7677
Shop at the Shop at 2:00 pm
Store known for its collectibles located on West Canal street? That’s an easy one. The Shop at the Harley Davidson museum of Milwaukee is where all the action is. If you are fond of biker culture, this is one place you do not want to miss out on.
Address- 400, West Canal Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin- 53201
Telephone Number- 4142872770
Sample some dessert at Amy’s Candy Kitchen at 3:00 pm
Amy’s Candy Kitchen is the best place for those with a craving for some good dessert. You get to choose from apples, chocolates, homemade truffle and fudge and have an awesome time.
Address- W62 N579 Washington Avenue, Cedarburg, WI- 53012
Telephone Number- 2623760884
Fax Number- 2623760885
A shopping district with the best ethnic speciality shops is your destination at 4:00 pm
This business and shopping district is excellent for those who want a combination of shopping and dining facilities.
Address: Brady Street Between Farwell Avenue and Van Buren Street, Milwaukee, WI- 53202
Telephone Number- 4142723978
Go to Milwaukee Market at 5:00 pm
Milwaukee Public Market is where you should head out to if you want to combine shopping with some delicious tacos and frozen custard. Check out the eateries and stores for a really fun filled time here.
Location- 400, North Water Street, Milwaukee WI
Go on to satisfy the sweet tooth at 6:00 pm
Purple Door Ice-cream is where you get the best ice cream and desserts and every type of alcohol based sweet dish you can think of. So check out this unusual dessert shop for more.
Address- 205, South Second Street, Milwaukee, WI-53204
Telephone Number- 4149882521
Land Mark Lanes is where you go next at 7:00 pm
Milwaukee is home to more than 200 bowling alleys and one of these is Land Mark Lanes with around 16 alleys housed in a theater. Reasonably priced beer and an awesome arcade add to the fun. Price per game is around USD 3.50 to 4.
Address- 2220, North Farewell Avenue, Milwaukee WI
Grab some quaint artisanal fare at 8:00 pm
Distill has the best dishes and drinks. An added attraction is that all the food is made from freshly sourced vegetables and meat. Mains here are between USD 10 and 20.
Address- 722, North Milwaukee Street, WI
Telephone Number - 14142209411
9:00 pm and it is time for a drink
Attebury’s is where you should definitely go and the patio is the right setting for wine or some beer. Enjoy an after dinner drink here.
Address- 3807, South Packard Avenue. St Francis
Telephone Number - 4142943800
Best Place is the place to go at 10:00 pm
Best Place is really the right place to enjoy an after dinner drink in a colorful and relaxed setting.
Address- 901, W Juneau Avenue. Milwaukee, WI
See the Bronze Fonz at 11:00 pm
If you remember that 70s show, Happy Days, you can never forget Arthur Fonzarelli. Check out the Bronze Fonz at Milwaukee which is easily one of the most photographed statues in the city.
Address- East of Riverwalk, Milwaukee WI
Ladybug Club or Safe House is the place to be at 12:00 am
Ladybug Club is where you should be when the day ends. It’s easy to have a good time here. If you are a Bond fan, make sure you visit Safe House which is definitely a haunt worthy of 007.
Address- 618, N. Water Street, WI
Telephone Number - 4142247770
Address- 779, N. Front Street, Milwaukee, WI
Telephone Number- 4142712007
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