Walking Tour for Two or Four, or Special Tour for Two from Historic Milwaukee (Up to 55% Off)

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In a Nutshell

Neighborhood walking tours and special tours such as bike rides and cultural, heritage-focused treks explore city history and architecture

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Oct 13, 2013. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required. 24-hr cancellation notice required. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

It's nice to have a tour guide to lead you around a city instead of getting directions from a hotel concierge whose only point of reference is "the docks." Start out on the right foot with this Groupon.

Choose from Three Options

  • $10 for a walking tour for two (a $20 value)
  • $18 for a walking tour for four (a $40 value)
  • $20 for a special tour for two (a $40 value)

Walking tours explore the history of neighborhoods such as downtown, the Third Ward, and Brady Street. Upcoming special tours include a Saturday, August 17, bike ride through the city, a Sunday, September 8, examination of some of the materials used to construct Milwaukee's downtown buildings, and a Saturday, October 5, exploration of the cultural contributions of the city's German population.

Historic Milwaukee Inc

What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?

For over thirty years Historic Milwaukee Inc. has offered walking tours of Milwaukee neighborhoods focused on their history and unique architecture. In addition we organize Doors Open Milwaukee which is a two day open house event every year allowing the public to access buildings and businesses that are typically off limits. We stand out from the competition by providing informed and passionate tour guides who are eager to show off their city.

What was the inspiration to start or run this business?

Historic Milwaukee Inc. was formed as a way to encourage Milwaukee residents to explore their city, learn its history and increase commitment to the preservation of our built environment.

What do you love most about your job?

I love getting to work with people who share an appreciation for Milwaukee's history and future.

What is the best reaction you've ever gotten from a customer?

The best reaction I've gotten from a customer is having them tell me they didn't realize how much fun Milwaukee was as a city and that they can't wait to come back. s.

Customer Reviews

a great little tour; a lot of surprising information; tour guide was very knowledgeable and tailor made the tour to fit our small group of 3
Robert M. · October 9, 2013
We have been to Milwaukee many times, and still found the tour very interesting and informative. Guide Judy Wimmer was excellent.
Jon · October 7, 2013
We loved the tour and would like to take another one next time we are in Milwaukee!
Corrin B. · October 3, 2013

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