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Milwaukee RiverWalk

Milwaukee River, Milwaukee, WI 53202
+1 414-286-5802
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Kinda Boring

This was basically the highlight of our Milwaukee visit, but that's not saying a lot. Our whole... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Danielle D
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Massachusetts
Nice Adventure

Parking can be found anywhere on the streets and it is metered in most places. The walk is clean... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sissy2807
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Chicago, Illinois
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“the river walk” (97 reviews)
“nice walk” (60 reviews)
“bronze fonz” (62 reviews)
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Milwaukee River, Milwaukee, WI 53202
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was basically the highlight of our Milwaukee visit, but that's not saying a lot. Our whole trip did not go well here but at least our picture with the Bronze Fonz made it on our Christmas card. Just don't come to Milwaukee unless you...More

Thank Danielle D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Parking can be found anywhere on the streets and it is metered in most places. The walk is clean and large enough for strollers and wheelchairs. There are unique photo op opportunities such as the Fonz statue or other historical buildings. Many restaurants and small...More

Thank Sissy2807
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Milwaukee River goes through the town and there are restaurants lining the river walk so you can stop anytime you see one you like to get food or just a drink. Loved watching all the boats go by, and kayaks too. The bridges are...More

Thank 2UfromMI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Comfortable riverwalk alongisde the river.You can see some sculptures and ofcoruse Bronze Fonze.There are many restaurants and caffes alongside.

Thank Matthew D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Milwaukee has done a great job of creating this beautiful walkway along the Milwaukee River! There's a great urban vibe with the development that has taken place here. Landscapes really compliment the historical streetlights which line the walks in the downtown evening times. A Really...More

Thank legacyendeavors
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Caveat - I'm from NYC so while I appreciate the cleaned up accessible waterfront with designated points of interest - for the amount of touting this site - it underwhelmed. Perhaps in fairer weather when restaurants offer outdoor dining it would be more of a...More

Thank kosx4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is very interesting, you can enjoy the weather and walk across the city very enjoyable during spring and summer period. Even to go for a run is something refreshing. I recommend it as a tourist

Thank Yoann D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I lived here 33 years ago and none of this was here. Now it's a wonderful walk along the river with lots of restaurants, stores, and sights to see.

Thank K'Anne M
Reviewed December 1, 2017

I love taking a stroll up and down the riverwalk every time I visit Milwaukee. Plenty of cool downtown buildings to see, The Bronze Fonz, and plenty of places to sit and relax and watch the boats.

Thank Jason R
Reviewed November 26, 2017

Nice place to walk around and take in the scenery! There are places to eat along the way and shop too!

Thank FLOGROWNGIRL
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occams-razor
July 21, 2017|
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Response from jg1502 | Reviewed this property |
Not much free parking nearby. There is some but it is hit or miss.
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Justin T
March 15, 2017|
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Response from blanev2015 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Justin, I am sorry, but, I am in Mexico! If you are staying at a hotel in downtown Milwaukee I am sure the concierge will be able to help you. The river walk itself is nice depending on the weather. The public market is... More
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Henry-Espi G
May 18, 2016|
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Response from Jordan G | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You can either park on the street, or public garages
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