WALKING TOURS

Tour Tickets

HMI Members: FREE
Non-Members: $10
Ages 7-17: $2
Ages 6 & Under: FREE

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2017 Brady Street

Brady Street

Please note that our tour guides do not process credit cards. If you do not pay online in advance, please be prepared with cash or check.

No reservations necessary except for groups of 10 or more. Call HMI to book a private tour: 414-277-7795.

*There will be no tours July 4th, 15th or 16th*

Downtown

Mon/Wed/Fri/Sat at 10:00 AM | Tue/Thur at 3:00 PM
May 15 – October 31*
Tour length: 1.5-2 hours
*No tours given September 23 & 24

Explore the unique architecture and streetscape of downtown and learn how Milwaukee’s three founders used Lake Michigan, three rivers, and the harbor for commercial use to create present day Milwaukee.

Meet at 235 E. Michigan Street Milwaukee, WI 53202

*If front door is closed please use back entrance located on the southern side of the Mackie building

Riverwalk

Wednesdays at 6:00 PM
May 17 – October 25*
Tour length: 1.5-2 hours
*No tours given September 23 & 24

Discover the design concepts used to create the Riverwalk’s path and enjoy the sculptures dotting the landscape.

Meet at 235 E. Michigan Street Milwaukee, WI 53202

*If front door is closed please use back entrance located on the southern side of the Mackie building

Historic Third Ward

Saturdays at 11:00 AM
May 20 – October 14*
Tour length: 1.5-2 hours
*No tours given September 23 & 24

Learn about the area’s early immigrant settlers and explore the warehouses that once house a diverse group of industries.

Meet at 235 E. Michigan Street Milwaukee, WI 53202

*If front door is closed please use back entrance located on the southern side of the Mackie building

Brady Street

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May 16 – October 24*
Tour length: 1.5-2 hours
*No tours given September 23 & 24

From Polish, Irish and Italian roots to a counter culture in the ’60s and ’70s, this charismatic East Side neighborhood continues its eclectic tradition and is sure to entertain you.

Meet at 1702 N. Humboldt Ave. Milwaukee, WI 53202

Bay View

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May 21 – October 29*
Tour length: 1.5-2 hours
*No tours given September 23 & 24

Travel down Kinnickinnic Ave. and learn about the area’s early industries and immigrants who made Bay View their home.

Meet at 2180 South Kinnickinnic Ave. Milwaukee, WI 53207

North Point Mansions

Sundays at 1:00 PM
May 21 – October 29*
Tour length: 1.5-2 hours
*No tours given September 23 & 24

From Tudors to Frank Lloyd Wright, see the impressive mansions of the North Point neighborhood. The area is known for its intact early twentieth century architecture and historical importance.

Meet at the fountain near the Southeast corner of North Ave. & Lake Drive

Sunday Sculpture Tour

Sundays at 10 AM
June  – October  2017
Tour length: 1.5-2 hours

Join HMI to explore the unique architecture, streetscape, and  public artwork of downtown Milwaukee! Learn how Milwaukee’s three founders used Lake Michigan, three rivers, and harbor for commercial use to create present day Milwaukee in addition to information on the artwork and artists featured along Wisconsin Avenue.

Meet at the Historic Milwaukee Inc. offices located at 235 E. Michigan Street Milwaukee, WI 53202 on the first floor of the Mackie Building.