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Address: 2000 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53233-2043
Phone Number: 414-931-0808
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Description: Featuring 37 rooms, 12 baths and 14 fireplaces, sea captain and beer baron...
Featuring 37 rooms, 12 baths and 14 fireplaces, sea captain and beer baron Captain Frederick Pabst's castle-like home was built in Flemish Renaissance style on Milwaukee's Grand Avenue of Mansions.
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Mary Ann was our tour guide and she was very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. The mansion is amazing, the architecture a lost art by today's construction. The furniture is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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Grand Rapids
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Mary Ann was our tour guide and she was very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. The mansion is amazing, the architecture a lost art by today's construction. The furniture is impressive as it is original from the Pabst family. Oh, to entertain in the women's parlor just one time... It certainly gave me an idea of how life was for a rich... More 

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Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

We took the extended, behind the scenes tour of the Pabst Mansion. The tour information said it was limited to 10 people but our tour had 16. Was initially disappointed but found out that our tour guide more than made up for it. The more expensive tour is well worth the cost. We saw all areas of the mansion including... More 

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Coal City, Illinois
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

A very complete tour of the Pabst Mansion (including the third floor) which apparently was just opened recently & is currently being restored to how it originally looked when the Pabst family lived there. This tour is well worth the admission cost, which was very reasonable. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable.

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Just off the Marquette campus, the home of Captain Pabst and his story are fascinating! Make sure you time your trip to take a tour. The TOUR GUIDES are quite knowledgeable. Interesting history of the home and the family....a DO NOT MISS site!

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Buffalo, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

This is a beautiful mansion that is well kept and still has a lot of the Papst furniture in it. It is a very good tour that I reccomend

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West Nyack, New York, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Enjoyed seeing this 1890s gem which is being lovingly restored by a non-profit group. My children also liked the tour which lasted just over an hour. Our tour guide was knowledgeable and friendly. I gained respect for the Pabst patriarch who was a devoted father and husband and civic minded.

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Morton, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We enjoyed this tour. Interesting history and hearing about what it has taken to renovate the home. We enjoyed taking photos outside (no indoor photography)

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Greenfield, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

It's a lengthy tour, almost an hour and a half, but it is full of history and elegant details. It didn't feel like that long while on it, but kids may get bored. Carolyn was a good tour guide, even had a couple funny jokes thrown in. The house itself is beautiful, thanks to countess hours of restoration. I just... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

After driving by and saying "we need to visit this next time" on all of our previous trips to Milwaukee, we finally toured the historic Pabst Mansion last week. We were so glad that we did! This place is amazingly beautiful, and our appreciation of its grandeur was enhanced by the very informative guided tour. I strongly encourage anyone visiting... More 

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Dunlap, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Very informative tour about the home and its restoration. Our tour took an hour and a half so if you have trouble standing for a long time you may want to pass on this. Also there is no touching anything in the house so it might be a problem for younger children.

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Additional Information about Pabst Mansion

Address: 2000 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53233-2043
Phone Number: 414-931-0808
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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