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Milwaukee + Lake Michigan Area

Historic Third Ward

219 N. Milwaukee St.
Milwaukee, WI, 53202, United States
TEL: (414) 273-1173

Why It’s Cool: Stretching three miles along the Milwaukee River, this wooden-plank-and-concrete bike-and-walkway features such local haunts as the Wisconsin Cheese Mart, which stocks 175 state cheeses; its Cheese Bar sells beer-and-cheese flights pairing Wisconsin blue Affinée, Gruyère, sharp cheddar, and Bellavitano with local Sprecher Special Amber microbrew.

Don’t Miss: The bronze Fonz statue of the character played by Henry Winkler on Happy Days, the television series set in Milwaukee, stands just south of Wells Street.

Amenities

Open / Closes
  • Accessible by Public Transportation
  • Dining District
  • Good for Wandering
  • Historic
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Parking Available
  • Shopping District
  • Waterfront
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