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
Since its founding in 1974, the nonprofit organization Historic Milwaukee, Inc., has dedicated itself to increasing awareness of, and commitment to, Milwaukee’s history, architecture, and the preservation of built environment through innovative, responsive programs and strong community, corporate, and civic alliances. The organization lifts the veil on Milwaukee's buildings and the people of its past through neighborhood walking tours. Throughout the year, special tours take visitors on deeper explorations of more focused historical topics. To further engage history buffs, Historic Milwaukee also helms events such as Spaces & Traces, an in-depth neighborhood tour held annually, as well as Doors Open Milwaukee, a citywide open house featuring more than 150 buildings.
93% of 61 customers recommend
“Very enjoyable! Chris was an awesome tour guide”
“What a great and unique way to learn about the history of Milwaukee! You are able to stay indoors and see different vantage points of the city from the comfort of...”
“What a great and unique way to learn about the history of Milwaukee! You are able to stay indoors and see different vantage points of the city from the comfort of the skywalks!”
“This tour is really great! Anyone interested in the history of Milwaukee or the architecture that built the city should go on this tour!”