Save the Date: Doors Open 2023

September 23 & 24
Download New App Tours and Keep Exploring
Get to know Milwaukee's neighborhoods and history by downloading the free Historic Milwaukee app. During Doors Open we launched new tours that are free and available to download anytime: Clarke Square, Harbor District, Metcalfe Park, and Indigenous Milwaukee.

Keep Doors Open Free

Help keep Doors Open free! Make an online donation to support Historic Milwaukee, Inc. the private non-profit that organizes Doors Open Milwaukee.
Since 1974, Historic Milwaukee has been delivering in-person tours and programs like Doors Open using a volunteer service delivery model, consider donating today.
Building Participation 
Do you represent a location that you think should be considered for Doors Open? Please review the Building Guidelines and complete the consideration form below to be considered: Building Guidelines

Buildings

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Water Passport

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Performances

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Neighborhood Events

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Tours

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App Tours

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Activity Book

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Getting Around

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Land Acknowledgement

We hope our program will not only raise awareness and appreciation of Milwaukee’s architecture and built environment, but also help protect the diversity of income, culture, race, and ethnicity that make neighborhoods livable for everyone. Read our full Land Acknowledgement.