Milwaukee Travel Guide
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Milwaukee Travel Guide
Where is Milwaukee?
While you're planning your adventure, it'll be handy to keep in mind just where Milwaukee is.
You'll find it approximately 75 miles east of Madison, the state capital of Wisconsin, and roughly 14 miles northeast of Muskego.
This area of Southeast Wisconsin is home to nearly 600,000 residents.
Places to Visit in Milwaukee
Jump into your sightseeing adventure with an outing to the Milwaukee Art Museum. All year round, travelers head to Milwaukee just to catch a glimpse of this amazing attraction.The Discovery World and the Charles Allis Art Museum are among the favorite things to see here. Try not to head home before stopping by!Whether or not you are a garden enthusiast, you're sure to enjoy some time at Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory. Need some more options? Look on as the students and lecturers walk through the grounds of Marquette University. Now imagine the differences between the resources that are available today compared to decades ago. But that's not all there is! Milwaukee Public Museum has a wide range of historical exhibits, enabling visitors to uncover the events and stories that influenced this region.
Car Rentals in Milwaukee
Your escape starts with car rentals in Milwaukee. Whether you’d love to hop off the well-trodden tourist trail or just want the convenience of having your own wheels, Orbitz will help you find the keys to your ride.
If you're impatient to get as far away from the airport as possible, rent a vehicle from the General Mitchell International Airport area. Dollar Rent A Car and Budget are waiting to guide you through the process.
Staying int he downtown area? Start your drive on a high by beginning your journey from the center of the city. You'll find Enterprise located at 310 W Wisconsin Ave Ste 170A.
Where to stay in Milwaukee – Hotel Accommodation
Get in soon for the top deals. Orbitz presently has 46 hotels in Milwaukee
.The Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
is one of our favorite top-end hotels. If that's not quite your style, check out The Iron Horse Hotel
, another terrific choice. That said, if you want to save your dollars for breathtaking Milwaukee activities, try out the Sleep Inn & Suites Airport
or the Super 8 Milwaukee - Airport
.Eager to explore the Milwaukee Art Museum while you're here? Love to stay just a walk away? Then consider the Hotel Metro
, 0.4 miles away, or The Pfister Hotel
, 0.4 miles away.
Nearest Airports to Milwaukee
If you've got a window seat and the weather's nice, you should get a decent view of General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) as you descend. It lies 6 miles south of the center of Milwaukee.
Popular Places to Visit Near Milwaukee
If you've explored the best offerings of Milwaukee already, don't pack up and go just yet. In fact, you've got iconic attractions close at hand! Just 40 miles away is Wadsworth
. Many visitors use this nearby destination as a base to access the renowned attraction, Six Flags Great America.
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