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Nov 21, 2018
“historical building”
Jul 19, 2018
“Worth walking through”
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910 N Old World 3rd St, Milwaukee, WI 53203-1501
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Reviewed November 21, 2018

it shows the history of the Milwaukee city, and the building itself is historical, worth to take a look, we went there in the Milwaukee Door open event

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ELKW
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

I was searching for wedding venues in the Milwaukee area after living in California for five years. I didn’t even know this place existed- but it is beautiful. The architecture of the building is gorgeous, and the facade is being restored on the original windows....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Danielle K
Reviewed July 19, 2018

We didn't take the tour but we wanted to walk through to see the bank vaults where the 2009 film Public Enemies bank robbery scene was filmed with Johnny Depp.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jtg1961
Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

This is a super neat building and we needed somewhere to go before our show and thought we could spend half hour here. There is so much potential compared to what they have. The bookstore had a nice selection and there was a little outdated...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

Gave a review of 2 instead of 1 simply because the woman gave us our money back. Beautiful building for weddings....which is why the entire building was mostly empty. Apparently they only display a few items at a time so that they can put it...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Tracey B
Reviewed March 31, 2017

This was my favorite attraction to visit this time. The music history exhibit is amazing. The building is fabulous. The staff were incredibly knowledgeable. There were two floors of exhibit and two bank vaults to look inside.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Burmeister
Reviewed January 9, 2017

The indoor/outdoor architecture is awe-filling, while the indoor atmosphere is calm. The staff is friendly and one could literally sit down and read books all day in such a setting. The only problem with MCHS is that the exhibits do not change often, which is...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank K8383
Reviewed October 13, 2016

Great museum to learn about Milwaukee's history. The bank building is worth seeing on its own and the original bank vaults are fantastic.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank 169MichaelK169
Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I got into town and didn't really have an agenda so we just kind of stumbled into the museum. When we walked in the beautifully restore ceiling took out breath away. The museum is in what was was formally a bank in...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank John W
Reviewed April 1, 2016

The Brew City MKE exhibition is very interesting - esp. if you're a beer lover but also if you're a history buff. Such rich heritage comes from several area families. It's not a huge exhibition but the Society does a good job of mixing historical...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank MadCity53562
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