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War Memorial Center

750 N Lincoln Memorial Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4018
+1 414-273-5533
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I was there for a Veteran hiring event

I was there for a Veteran Hiring Event. The place was crowded with employers and Veterans but I... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
williammY1296TL
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Janesville, United States
An Era Gone By

The War Memorial Center is truly beautiful and unique. The building is located on Milwaukee's... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
micheledivadivo
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good41%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
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6 days ago
“I was there for a Veteran hiring event”
2 weeks ago
“An Era Gone By”
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750 N Lincoln Memorial Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4018
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I was there for a Veteran Hiring Event. The place was crowded with employers and Veterans but I could see a lot of displays and other items honoring our Veterans. I will go back to see the rest.

Thank williammY1296TL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The War Memorial Center is truly beautiful and unique. The building is located on Milwaukee's lakefront and has this incredible view. But the architecture is amazing. It reminds me of the 60's. The art displayed is so worth the visit.

Thank micheledivadivo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were here for my son's wedding and reception. The outdoor patio provides gorgeous views of Lake Michigan and the Milwaukee shoreline. Inside are various interesting and thoughtful exhibits dedicated to fallen heroes in various US wars. The 3rd floor included a nice sized hall...More

Thank dsj5777
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I took my nephews to visit--they enjoyed the visit and have a very high level of respect for this place.

Thank TJ M
Reviewed 11 August 2016

The museum is very nice, a lot bigger than you expect. I like that the exhibits change every so often. They have an area where you can sit looking at the lake and have a glass of wine. I also attended a wedding at the...More

Thank MurWI
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Eternal flame, floor with war dates, locations and reminders for all to contemplate. Outside the huge water-saving gardens invite thoughtfulness as do numerous benches from which Lake Michigan is seen. It is free!

Thank jane o
Reviewed 1 May 2016

I was amazed at the items I seen inside here when we went. I had not been their in awhile. I like to see photos as part of histoy. I like seeing the way it was in older days and what things have changed to...More

1  Thank 831patriciar
Reviewed 19 April 2016

The War Memorial Center is a nice building in a great spot. The upstairs ballroom is ornate, has nice lighting, and works great for events. The large patio overlooks Lake Michigan. The building is elevated and wraps around a courtyard. The interior is filled with...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 18 March 2016

This is an amazing place from two stand points: historical and architectural. It is one of Aaron Saarinen's master pieces (he was also the designer of the Gateway Arch in Saint Louis, MO). Highly recommend this place for anyone that visits the city. The building...More

Thank ana20002015
Reviewed 16 October 2015

The War Memorial is undergoing a ton of updates to improve their center. From external to internal, the updates just keep coming. If you haven't been in awhile, stop in! It's worth the drive. The lot is reasonably priced as well-just know that you have...More

1  Thank Sarah S
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Can you grill out there
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