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Beautiful park

This park is not too far from the art museum and the downtown area of Milwaukee. It's right on the... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
Slick5276
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Salisbury, North Carolina
A nice place to walk

We walked around the lake, admired the Vietnam War Memorial and the MacArthur Statue, and saw... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
Margo9876
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United States
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Park at the south end of the Lakefront Trail.
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1010 N Lincoln Memorial Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202
Lower East Side
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All reviews kite flying lake michigan downtown milwaukee kite festival recreational activities great open space great place for picnics veterans memorial pedal boats degrees cooler small lake located directly art museum nice place to walk taking pictures few hours lakefront
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

This park is not too far from the art museum and the downtown area of Milwaukee. It's right on the lake and affords gorgeous views of the lake. Lots of folks use it for walking and jogging.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Slick5276
Reviewed 1 October 2018

This area is near the downtown area of Milwaukee. The place is large and there is plenty to do, so plan on spending some time here. The area has great views and is well maintained.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank James N
Reviewed 23 September 2018

We walked around the lake, admired the Vietnam War Memorial and the MacArthur Statue, and saw ducks. You can also rent canoes and pedal boats, and fly a kite. There are boat cruises, a pier, and a marina nearby.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Margo9876
Reviewed 21 September 2018

this was one of the places that the 115th Harley-Davidson Anniversary was held with bands and other fun things. It also has at the top a statue of Abraham Lincoln that is very cool

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mitch F
Reviewed 13 September 2018

This is a must see if you are in Milwaukee. The lake is massive and this gives you a great perspective. Nice park and with good walking areas.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Deborah L
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Located right on Lake Michigan’s shore, the Veterans Memorial and Park put all of our proud Veterans on display and they do in such a prominent part of downtown Milwaukee. There are memorials to the fallen and special areas for the Army, Navy, Marine Corps...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank J Warren R
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Rode up to Milwaukee for the 115th anniversary of Harley Davison. Stopped at veterans Park a couple times to enjoy the activities they had at the park. There is plenty to do here and we had a good time.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Joe S
Reviewed 22 August 2018

This is a beautiful, large park with a beautiful view of Lake Michigan without the big Chicago crowds. There is plenty of grass to let your dogs sniff around or enjoy a picnic at one of the many benches. Beware of presents left behind by...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jessi B
Reviewed 14 August 2018

This is a large open park walking distance from the Milwaukee Art Museum, Juneau Park, and Downtown Milwaukee. Very popular even on a windy day, there were walkers, runners, cyclists, etc out doing their thing. Good place to watch sailboats on a windy day but...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank CaptTrouble
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Very well kept, gorgeous park. Lots of walking and riding paths along the water way and places to sit or play. Saw a lot of people with rentable bikes, scooters, and carts- it looked like a lot of fun!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MuchCarnival77
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you do not need a permit, as far as setting up tents, they do allow that but the timeline changes all time. usually it is the day before the event. you may need to check with the vistors center or try a local tv station... More
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