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Pabst Mansion

2000 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53233-2043
+1 414-931-0808
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Capital Steps

Great show! Contemporary politics; ingredients for much laughter. Nice historic venue. Could update... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2016
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One of the best tours I have been on. Our docent, Don was so very knowledgeable. He knew this place... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2016
Elgin, Illinois, USA
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Featuring 37 rooms, 12 baths and 14 fireplaces, sea captain and beer baron Captain Frederick Pabst's beautiful home was built in the Flemish Renaissance style on Milwaukee's historic Grand Avenue. During docent-led tours visitors will see the first through third floors and learn about the Pabst Mansion and family.
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2000 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53233-2043
+1 414-931-0808

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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Great show! Contemporary politics; ingredients for much laughter. Nice historic venue. Could update exit safety.

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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

One of the best tours I have been on. Our docent, Don was so very knowledgeable. He knew this place so very well , we even ran long and could have used more time. So much history of a bygone era that has been painstakingly...More

A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

This is a beautifully restored 1890 mansion, with a great history. Our 90 minute docent led tour was outstanding. Easy to access and free parking.

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Reviewed 8 September 2016

This was so worth the trip, the house is beautiful. But really stood out was the history and architecture that was used with in it. I did not go because of the beer relation. I went because of the history behind it. Don't miss this...More

Thank Tammy S
Reviewed 7 September 2016

A definite place to take the tour, It is fascinating,We realy enjoyed the tour and the history, A beautiful old mansion, The art work and the detail in the home is amazing

Thank jim d
Reviewed 5 September 2016

This was a very interesting and informative tour. You can only take regularly scheduled guided tours as there are no self-guided tours available. In our hotel in one of those brochures in the lobby I was able to find $2 off coupon per person for...More

1  Thank vkramaro
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

What a treasure that continues to be restored in Milwaukee! Our tour guide was awesome (forget her name but has been there for 30 years) and told us so many interesting information about the house the Pabst Family and Milwaukee history.

2  Thank CharK1989
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Very convenient place to visit near downtown and Marquette University. The history of the mansion and the Pabst family was very well expressed by the museum docents. It is still under renovation, but the work is progressing very well. Provides excellent insight to the Pabst...More

2  Thank LSUTraveller
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Milwaukee is my husband's hometown. We have been here many times over the years and have been to most of the main attractions. But we had not visited the Pabst Mansion. This is a lovely large house - the only remain house that was on...More

Thank alleytatz
Reviewed 25 August 2016

I won't repeat what has been said in prior reviews. This is an excellent tour of a house from a bygone era brought alive by the excellent docent we had. If you have the time take this tour

1  Thank Jerry M
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29 December 2016|
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Response from Linda S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I can't remember cost, as I think back it was around $10 or so.
Sharon M
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Response from LuxeConcierge | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Foreveryoungmama. Must be an error.