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War Memorial Center

750 N Lincoln Memorial Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4018
+1 414-273-5533
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Beautiful and moving

This was an amazing find! It is beautiful done and maintained. The images are spot on. And the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Pocono Mountains Region, Pennsylvania
War Memorial Center AWSOME

WE were here with 15 other people to eat and watch the fireworks. This place is amazing with an... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Ron M
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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“art museum” (5 reviews)
“veterans” (4 reviews)
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750 N Lincoln Memorial Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4018
+1 414-273-5533
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an amazing find! It is beautiful done and maintained. The images are spot on. And the representations ... Very moving!

Thank _pensabatino7272
Reviewed 11 July 2017

WE were here with 15 other people to eat and watch the fireworks. This place is amazing with an unbelievable view. Lots of displays to see. It is worth it just for the view.

Thank Ron M
Reviewed 11 June 2017

My husband and visited this quiet place along Lake Michigan. a solemn place for heroes to rest. Interesting views of the lake and city

Thank txice
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I was there for a Veteran Hiring Event. The place was crowded with employers and Veterans but I could see a lot of displays and other items honoring our Veterans. I will go back to see the rest.

Thank williammY1296TL
Reviewed 11 May 2017

The War Memorial Center is truly beautiful and unique. The building is located on Milwaukee's lakefront and has this incredible view. But the architecture is amazing. It reminds me of the 60's. The art displayed is so worth the visit.

Thank micheledivadivo
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We were here for my son's wedding and reception. The outdoor patio provides gorgeous views of Lake Michigan and the Milwaukee shoreline. Inside are various interesting and thoughtful exhibits dedicated to fallen heroes in various US wars. The 3rd floor included a nice sized hall...More

Thank dsj5777
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I took my nephews to visit--they enjoyed the visit and have a very high level of respect for this place.

Thank TJ M
Reviewed 10 August 2016

The museum is very nice, a lot bigger than you expect. I like that the exhibits change every so often. They have an area where you can sit looking at the lake and have a glass of wine. I also attended a wedding at the...More

Thank MurWI
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Eternal flame, floor with war dates, locations and reminders for all to contemplate. Outside the huge water-saving gardens invite thoughtfulness as do numerous benches from which Lake Michigan is seen. It is free!

Thank jane o
Reviewed 1 May 2016

I was amazed at the items I seen inside here when we went. I had not been their in awhile. I like to see photos as part of histoy. I like seeing the way it was in older days and what things have changed to...More

1  Thank 831patriciar
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