Welcome to Welge Travel Report's guide to the best of Milwaukee. WTR's Milwaukee map shows you the location of the The Grohmann Museum and The Milwaukee Public Museum.
WTR's Carlota Cuisine describes the signature dish at Harbor House and what to order at La Merenda. Then you're off to Madison.
Milwaukee & Madison
Welge Travel Report Notables for Milwaukee & Madison
Getting around in Milwaukee
Public transportation in Milwaukee
WTR's Tony Transit says the best site for public transportation in Milwaukee is (http://www.ridemcts.com/)
Amtrak (www.amtrak.com) – Your connection to more than 500 stations in 46 states. For online information and train schedules visit www.amtrak.com or call 1-800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245
People Watching in Milwaukee
Our Francois Flaneur say the best "PW" is on Brady Street and the Henry Maier Festival Park.
Beverages in Milwaukee
WTR's Larry Lager notes that beer and schnapps are local favorites.
Dining in Milwaukee
WTR's Carlota Cuisine says the best dining is at Sanford Restaurant - D: M-Sa, 1547 N Jackson St, 414-276-9608
Seafood, fish and game are their specialties as are the craft beers and bourbons.
Nightlife/Entertainment areas in Milwaukee
Our Shauna Showtime says the best nightlife is Downtown or North Avenue and Brady St.
Shopping areas in Milwaukee
WTR's Shari Shopper says the North Avenue District, Brady St. and The Third Ward offer interesting boutiques and shops.
Convention center in Milwaukee
If you’re here for a convention this where you can learn about it (http://wisconsincenter.org/categories/2-wisconsincenter)
Business Information in Milwaukee
Here is help in regard to your business in Milwaukee: (http://city.milwaukee.gov/BusinessToolbox.htm#.VOtZ3fnF_WQ)
Recognition for Milwaukee
We extend special thanks to the people who manage and/or own the institutions, museums and restaurants featured in our guides. In some instances we have relied on their descriptions and photos.
Lagniappe for Milwaukee
WTR's Ernie Exhibit provides information on special current exhibitions for our featured museums such as: The Milwaukee Art Museum
Now to April 29, 2018 see Designing Paris: The Posters of Jules Cheret
Colorful, inventive posters advertising Paris’s many entertainment venues, products, department stores, and more in the late nineteenth century made their maker, the French artist Jules Chéret (1836–1932), famous. His work in color lithography, which was previously used for commercial printing, transformed printmaking into a medium that artists today still see as rich for experimentation. This exhibition features highlights from the gift of nearly six hundred Chéret posters to the Museum