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Historic Third Ward

Milwaukee, WI 53202
+1 414-273-1173
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Historic Third Ward
+1 414-273-1173
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With many cute boutiques and great restaurants the third ward is worth a visit. Extremely close to summerfest, when the festival closes you can easily walk to the third ward bar scene.

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking around this district, we felt very safe and enjpyed all the charming touches. Very clean sidewalks and beautiful flowers everywhere.

Thank perkyhayne
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Headed over to the Third Ward for lunch in the market. Lots of great choices a great sites to see. Good spot to swing by when visiting town.

Thank nycfamilyt2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Shopping starts at the Public Market, which is great for finding cute gifts or good food. Then walk to the shops and stop in each one. There is a great variety of shopping to do, and plenty of restaurants to choose from. We went on...More

Thank 41christined
Reviewed 1 week ago

Overrated - nothing special. Food was sub-par. Visited a few places. One small women boutique, the staff was beyond rude and made a snide remark aimed at us (since we were the only ones in their. I guess they thought we wouldn't buy something-they were...More

Thank 161joanl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The 3rd Ward is a cool area to walk around in. There are a lot of neat shops and little restaurants. It does get busy at lunch and dinner hour. So you be prepared to wait.

Thank ctravel13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice historic buildings, a market and nice shops and restaurants around. Well worth to stroll and spend an hour or so.

Thank GeorgSa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the building...dont see that kind of architecture in too many places...beautiful!. Parking is NONEXISTENT...do not drive there, uber or other though

Thank Steve V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The historic charm of this area has the kind of energy that other cities attempt to create with new construction. There is plenty of street parking that you pay for Via meter and I believe maxes out at 2 hours. There are lots of restaurants,...More

Thank Errin404
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Historic area that was once Commission Row, with busy fruit and vegetable wholesale warehouses, is now a mix of mostly local shops, restaurants, bars and theaters. Fun to walk, shop, eat and drink anytime of year with options for everyone. Great mix of people and...More

Thank WI_Foodies
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28 January 2015|
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Response from MissMuffet1234 | Reviewed this property |
I was there over the Labor Day weekend and they had a huge Arts and Crafts show, and live music. Their were quite a few family's there but the weather was perfect, what time of year are you going?