- Our list of the best things to do in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, features the top 195 nearby activities — including 96 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Milwaukee, WI has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Amusement, Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 34 things to do within the city of Milwaukee, WI , followed by 162 popular activities in nearby cities, including Racine, Waukesha, Cedarburg, Franklin, Port Washington, Brookfield, Oak Creek, Wauwatosa, New Berlin, Mequon, Menomonee Falls, La Crosse and Glendale
Home to a variety of interactive science, technology, and fresh and salt water aquariums, Discovery World, contains over 120,000 square feet of exhibit space. Visitors can learn about the Great Lakes, nuclear energy, air travel and more.
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The 'Domes' house plant varieties from all over the world and several echo systems including arid dessert, tropical, and rainforest. There are evening light shows that highlight the gardens.
Once the largest habitable building in the US, Milwaukee's City Hall has an atrium over 380 feet tall. Visitors can take a self-guided tour or join an official historical tour to enjoy the ornate architecture and story behind the building.
Built in 1882, Turner Hall is a multi-use facility constructed of distinctive cream city brick. Four stories tall, the building includes a gymnasium, meeting rooms, elegant ballroom and amenities for your next corporate event.
Bradford Beach offers areas for sports like soccer, Frisbee, sand volleyball or visitors can just choose to lie on the beach. The beach also has a snack bar with live music on weekends, and a custard stand.
Inside the Milwaukee Zoo, Oceans of Fun is a separate attraction that lets visitors get up-close-and-personal with some of their favorite sea creatures. Featured animals include sharks, crab, sting rays, and hundreds of types of fish.