Experience big-city Wisconsin with a visit to Milwaukee
The Medical College of Wisconsin is located in western Milwaukee, Wisconsin's largest city. It's a superb destination for lovers of unique architecture, where everything from the City Hall, to the art museum and the bridge is a work of architectural genius. Milwaukee is also well known for its impressive choice of breweries.
Hotels and Places to Stay Near Medical College of Wisconsin
Useful information for your visit to the Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee is famous for its pretty buildings but is also an excellent place for an entertaining trip. There are a huge number of breweries, each offering tours and tastings for thirsty guests. Accommodation near the Medical College of Wisconsin places you within arm's reach of the best Milwaukee has to offer.
1. Arriving at the Medical College of Wisconsin
General Mitchell International Airport is a 25-minute drive from the campus, via I-41. From there, it's a 15-minute drive to Downtown, where Milwaukee Bay overlooks the glorious Lake Michigan. The larger Chicago O'Hare International Airport is an 80-minute drive from the college.
2. Architectural Highlights
When passing through the Downtown area you are likely to cross over or drive past the Hoan Bridge. This award-winning construction features a tied-arch design. The back of Milwaukee Art Museum resembles the flipper of an enormous whale. The Flemish Renaissance-style City Hall dates from 1895 and wouldn't look out of place in an old European public square.
3. Brewery Tours
There are numerous breweries to choose from although Miller-Coors, Great Lakes Distillery and the Historic Pabst Brewery are among the most popular. They will illuminate visitors on the importance of the brewing industry in the city and offer the opportunity to sample the product.
Throughout the year various ethnic groups, industries and popular music genres of Milwaukee are celebrated in the town. From the Asian Moon Festival to the Arab World Fest, Indian Summer and German Fest, there is almost always something going on.
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