Beginning June 2nd, our physical store will be open to the public from 11 am to 3 pm Tuesday through Saturday. Curbside Pick-up is available by appointment. You can always shop online or contact us with questions.

2020 Doors Open Information coming in August. Information featured here is from the 2019 program

City Hall Bell Tower Tour

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Take a rarely-offered climb up five steep, narrow flights of stairs. Get a chance to ring the “Solomon Juneau” — the 11-ton bell named after Milwaukee’s first mayor. Learn about how and why the bell is ringing again after over 75 years of silence.

Interested in learning more? Check out Building Milwaukee’s City Hall: The Political, Legal and Construction Battles online or in our store.

Photo by Kathryn Kleckner


Saturday Hours
10 am, 11 am, Noon, 1 pm, 2 pm, & 3 pm

Sunday Hours
10 am, 11 am, Noon (Lottery Tour), 1 pm, 2 pm, & 3 pm

45 minutes

Ticket Type
Ticketed (Free)

Wheelchair Accessibility


Special Requirements
Tour-goers must sign a waiver before taking the tour.