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Not only a beautiful park but a beautiful building. We ate our lunch in the park outside and got a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
dlc032704
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Barto, Pennsylvania
Nice park for a stroll

We had some time to kill in Milwaukee so spent an evening at Veterans Park. There is ample parking... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2019
235vacationmom
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Park at the south end of the Lakefront Trail.
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1010 N Lincoln Memorial Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202
Lower East Side
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Not only a beautiful park but a beautiful building. We ate our lunch in the park outside and got a great view of Lake Michigan.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed August 9, 2019 via mobile

We had some time to kill in Milwaukee so spent an evening at Veterans Park. There is ample parking, lots of open space for picnics or frisbee, and a nice path for walking, biking, or running, with beautiful views of the city skyline.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed June 21, 2019 via mobile

Being beside the lake on a nice cool summer day made me want to move to Milwaukee. I absolutely loved being close to the lake and having such a nice park to run in. Lots of people running, walking their dogs and just chilling out....More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Neaves
Reviewed June 17, 2019

Great place to fly kites, walk near the water or people watch! Very relaxing! A definite must see part of the city!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank FlyinGrandma
Reviewed May 13, 2019

Fabulous place to go walking around the lagoon, fly kites, rent bicycles, and enjoy a picnic. This park is an excellent place to watch the Fourth of July fireworks.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lisa S
Reviewed April 21, 2019

Spent the day walking the park, very beautiful, restrooms were easy to get to. Park was clean, I took many pictures.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Bonnie L
Reviewed January 20, 2019

great park with pond, out door activity options include, paddle boats, biking, roller blading/skating, kite flying and concession area

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2018

This park is not too far from the art museum and the downtown area of Milwaukee. It's right on the lake and affords gorgeous views of the lake. Lots of folks use it for walking and jogging.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Slick5276
Reviewed October 1, 2018

This area is near the downtown area of Milwaukee. The place is large and there is plenty to do, so plan on spending some time here. The area has great views and is well maintained.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank James N
Reviewed September 22, 2018

We walked around the lake, admired the Vietnam War Memorial and the MacArthur Statue, and saw ducks. You can also rent canoes and pedal boats, and fly a kite. There are boat cruises, a pier, and a marina nearby.

Date of experience: September 2018
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you do not need a permit, as far as setting up tents, they do allow that but the timeline changes all time. usually it is the day before the event. you may need to check with the vistors center or try a local tv station... More
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