Milwaukee

The beer and baseball loving town of Milwaukee, Wisconsin is located on the western shores of Lake Michigan. Known for its plethora of historic breweries and serving up some of the best micro-brews in the midwestern region of the United States it has fittingly been given the nickname “Brew City”. Aside from good drinks, Milwaukee is also home to the impressive art deco and modern architecture including the Milwaukee Art Museum designed by Santiago Calatrava.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

Hoan Bridge

Multiple delays in its opening earned this bridge the nickname, "The Bridge to Nowhere".

Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

Tripoli Shrine Temple

This temple, inspired by the Taj Mahal, is the first Shriner's Temple in Wisconsin and one of the best examples of Moorish Revival architecture in the U.S.

Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

The Solomon Juneau

Originally built in 1903, this tugboat's current owner has restored the vessel to its original beauty and equipped it with some fancy amenities.

Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

Federal Building

This gorgeous courthouse is one of the last surviving examples of Romanesque Revival architecture in the Midwestern USA.

Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

Pierhead Light

This bright red color of this nineteenth century lighthouse in Milwaukee harbor was the result of a restoration in 2007.

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