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City Hall

200 E Wells St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3515
+1 414-286-3200
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200 E Wells St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3515
+1 414-286-3200
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky enough to see a window advertisement for a historic walking tour of downtown Milwaukee and the RiverWalk. This was one of many interesting sites along the way!

Thank Lori T
Reviewed 21 June 2017

This was once the tallest city halls in the US! It is beautifully structured outside and in. The exterior was just renovated and looks fantastic! The inside is pretty suite too. The floors are circular so from the bottom of the lobby entrance area you...More

Thank Herabouts
Reviewed 17 June 2017

I've been visiting Milwaukee for 35+ years and have never been inside City Hall. Now I know what I've been missing! The building features an eight story atrium lobby with wrought iron railings. In addition to visiting the lobby floor, make sure you take the...More

Thank Dave_in_Reno
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Impressive and beautiful from outside. Just offices and some ladys selling crafts in the inside. The clock was beautiful

Thank rvbolorin
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I think we stood and stared at it for a good 20 minutes. So beautiful to look at. Didn't go inside but the walk around the building was all I needed. Located by the Pabst Theatre.

Thank OnlyMeDSW
Reviewed 31 January 2017

It was impressive from the outside. We walked there in cold 20's weather to find it to be offices inside, somewhat decorative. We didnt think it was worth the time to see the inside. We might have missed something but, I would only go if...More

Thank Karen R
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Milwaukee downtown is amazing in general. One can walk and enjoy the architecture of the buildings, most of which are really beautiful. The City Hall is in perfect harmony with everything else - I made couple of circles around it as I have never seen...More

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Milwaukee is very walkable, as least the city center. You cannot mistake the city hall for anything but must visit building. Exterior classic Central European architecture from the 19th century. The interior contains a vast atrium with all the offices surrounding it all the way...More

Thank Harborcat
Reviewed 10 October 2016

This building is breathtaking. We spent a long time viewing at the details on the outside. They just don't build them like this anymore. The inside is beautiful. We loved exploring the floors. What lovely, lovely details. It would be a joy to work in...More

Thank Davidamy617
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We met here for a tour, and took the opportunity to go inside. Not being an expert of building styles, I can say that this is a unique building with a large center courtyard. (that in the past had 8 suicides from jumping from the...More

1  Thank Barry M
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