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North Point Lighthouse

2650 N Wahl Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211-3860
+1 414-332-6754
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“lake park” (15 reviews)
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2650 N Wahl Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211-3860
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+1 414-332-6754
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"lake park"
in 15 reviews
"walking trails"
in 3 reviews
"taking pictures"
in 3 reviews
"nice walk"
in 5 reviews
"interesting history"
in 5 reviews
"worth a stop"
in 4 reviews
"beautiful area"
in 2 reviews
"great pictures"
in 2 reviews
"milwaukee history"
in 2 reviews
"ladder"
in 15 reviews
"tower"
in 14 reviews
"climb"
in 36 reviews
"homes"
in 8 reviews
"trees"
in 6 reviews
"path"
in 5 reviews
"lion"
in 3 reviews
"docent"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love it. Great view of lake Michigan, nice are to walk, sit and chat. I especially like the bridges nearby where house and buggy travels.

Thank LawLadyDeidra
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter was interested in this. Unfortunately when we arrived it was closed. It was ok to see but didn't get the full experience.

Thank bethieg1971
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

We've a 14 year-old dog named Zoe and when my husband is in town he walks her there. I've arthritis so cannot accompany them anymore on foot but can pick them up if my little hip-less wonder is having trouble. It is literally a beacon...More

Thank thedoglady
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

If you like lighthouses, you will love this one! It is in a beautiful area and has a great view from the tower. The gentleman who was our docent, was amazing! He had so much factual information on the lighthouse history along with facts about...More

Thank Laurie A
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We did not go inside but the a few was beautiful. Nice park t ride bikes or walk. A fun place to go too.

Thank jgirl57
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

This is a beautiful lighthouse. The museum portion was closed the day we visited. Nice walkways and paths along the water to explore.

Thank ladyme1
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Beautiful setting in Lake Park which was designed by "the father of landscape architecture" Freferick Law Olmstead.

Thank kempro
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

We enjoyed our stop at the North Point Lighthouse very much. It's a lovely spot. We had also seen it on a tour that told us the original lighthouse was just made of the top portion of the structure and then was moved and the...More

Thank Lin L
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

Since my arrival in Wisconsin four days ago, I am looking forward to some new discoveries in a state I vaguely know. One of the key things on my list will be the search for lighthouses along the lakes. Today, my trek took me into...More

Thank Hitheroadwithlila
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

We were in Milwaukee and we love lighthouses and this one was easy to find, at least it was by using a GPS! There were two wedding photograph sessions going on while we were there, but that just added to the vibe of the place....More

Thank LeadFoot2014
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Pat P
1 March 2017|
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Response from nplhkeeper | Property representative |
Yes, Pat, we certainly do still hand certificates out for climbing. They were initially intended for kids, but we realized that many adults wanted them as well; so just ask for yours at the desk! We are currently closed... More
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Cyndy R
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Response from Roby I | Reviewed this property |
North Point Lighthouse is open throughout the year. Hours Saturdays and Sundays 1:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M. Admission Under 5: Free Under 12: $3.00 Age 12+: $5.00 per person Private Tours on a Weekday Private tours and education... More
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