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Visiting Milwaukee? Discover the best the city has to offer

Browse the City Tours MKE blog for our latest Milwaukee tips and recommendations. Think of the City Tours MKE blog as your very own Milwaukee travel guide. 

Here, we share the best of Milwaukee. From cultural highlights to delicious cuisine, explore our archive of blogs to learn about our favorite things to do across MKE. 

If you have any questions after reading any of our articles, please get in touch

Couple Enjoying Beer in Milwaukee

Fun Things to Do in Milwaukee for Couples

Want to plan a date night to remember with that special someone? Perhaps you’re looking for the perfect location to pop the question or just want to show...

Tied Houses in Milwaukee: What Were They and Where Did They Go?

What Are Tied Houses? Long before Milwaukee had an indie craft beer scene, the city’s brewing landscape looked mightily different.  In the late 19th and early 20th centuries,...

A Local’s Guide to Milwaukee Dive Bars and Cocktail Lounges

Milwaukee isn’t known as Brew City for nothing! Walk around town and it feels like there’s a bar on every corner. From retro-style classic bars to trendy wine...
Historic Third Ward

Best Things to Do in Milwaukee: A Local’s Complete Guide

There are so many fun things to do in Milwaukee, a city that balances the old and the new, the historical and the innovative. Recent years have witnessed...

How Bad Are Winters in Milwaukee?

When you look at Milwaukee on a map you can see how far north it is, nestled not far from the Canadian border and sitting on the shores...

We Won! City Tours MKE is the Best Milwaukee Tour of 2021

We are thrilled to announce that City Tours MKE was voted Best Milwaukee Tour in the Best of Milwaukee 2021 awards! We were nominated in the Out and...
Mitchell Park in Milwaukee

Things to Do in Milwaukee With Kids

From interactive museums to sporting events and theatrical performances, Milwaukee offers a range of exciting activities for you to enjoy with your children. Don’t let Milwaukee’s reputation as...

What Are the Most Iconic Things About Milwaukee?

Milwaukee is Wisconsin’s largest city, and one of the biggest urban areas in the American Midwest. A culturally diverse city, Milwaukee takes its name from the indigenous Algonquian...
Milwaukee River

What are the best places to visit in Milwaukee?

There are far too many awesome places to visit in Milwaukee for you to see in a single trip. In fact, as locals who live in and love...
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