Milwaukee Historic Locations

The following historic locations are located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Please select a historic place in Milwaukee to view detailed information including address information, historical signifiance, and much more.
Abbot Row
1019-1043 E. Ogden Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Abresch, Charles, House
2126 W. Juneau Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Adler, Emanuel D., House
1681 N. Prospect Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Allis, Charles, House
1630 E. Royall Pl.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
All Saints' Episcopal Cathedral Complex
804-828 E. Juneau Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure
American System Built Homes-Burnham Street District
W. Burnham St.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling
Astor on the Lake
924 E. Juneau Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Hotel
Baasen House-German YMCA
1702 N. 4th St.
Milwaukee, WI
Meeting Hall, Sport Facility
Baumbach Building
302 N. Broadway St.
Milwaukee, WI
Manufacturing Facility, Warehouse
Bay View Historic District
Roughly bounded by Lake Michigan, Meredith, Superior, Nock, Wentworth, Pryor, Clair, RR tracks and Conway St.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling, Park, Secondary Structure, Business
Bertelson Building
2101--2111 N. Prospect Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Business
Blatz Brewery Complex
1101--1147 N. Broadway
Milwaukee, WI
Manufacturing Facility
Blatz, Valentin, Brewing Company Office Building
1120 N. Broadway
Milwaukee, WI
Business
Bogk, Frederick C., House
2420 N. Terrace Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Brewers Hill Historic District (Boundary Increase)
Roughly, Brown and Lloyd Sts. and Garfield and North Aves. from 2nd St. to Hubbard St.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure
Brewers Hill Historic District
Vine, Reservoir, Palmer, 1st, 2nd, and Brown Sts.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Buemming, Herman W., House
1012 E. Pleasant St.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Burnham, J. L., Block
907--911 W. National Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling
Calkins, Elias A., Doublehouse
1612--1614 E. Kane Pl.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Calvary Presbyterian Church
935 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure
Carpenter, Michael, House
1115 Thirty-fifth St.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Cass--Juneau Street Historic District
Roughly bounded by E. Knapp and Marshall Sts., Juneau Ave., and Van Buren St.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Business
Cass--Wells Street Historic District
712, 718, and 724 E. Wells St. and 801, 809, 815, 819, and 823 N. Cass St.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Central Library
814 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Museum, Library
Chief Lippert Fire Station
642 W. North Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Library, Fire Station
Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church
2235 W. Greenfield Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure
Clark Row House
2103--2109 W. Kilbourn Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Multiple Dwelling
Coast Guard Station, Old
1600 N. Lincoln Memorial Dr.
Milwaukee, WI
Coast Guard Facility
Commerce Street Power Plant
1338 N. Commerce St.
Milwaukee, WI
Energy Facility
Concordia Historic District
Roughly bounded by West State, N. 27th, W. Killbourn Ave. and N. 35th St.
Milwaukee, WI
College, Single Dwelling
Congregation Beth Israel Synagogue
2432 N. Teutonia Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure
Cook, Thomas, House
853 N. Seventeenth St.
Milwaukee, WI
Multiple Dwelling
Dahinden, Edward J., House
3316 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Desmond--Farnham--Hustis House
1535 N. Marshall St.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Eagles Club
2401 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Clubhouse, Meeting Hall, Sport Facility
East Brady Street Historic District
E. Brady St. from N. Farwell Ave. to N. Van Buren St.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Church School, Specialty Store
East Side Commercial Historic District
Roughly bounded by E. Wells St., N. Jefferson St. and N. Broadway, Michigan and E. Clybourn, and N. Water Sts.
Milwaukee, WI
East Village Historic District
Generally bounded by North Humboldt, East Brady, North Warren and Milwaukee R
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Restaurant, Specialty Store
Esbenshade, Abraham H., House
3119 W. Wells St.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Excelsior Masonic Temple
2422 W. National Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Meeting Hall
Exton Apartments Building
1260 N. Prospect Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Multiple Dwelling
Federal Building
515-519 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Courthouse, Customhouse, Post Office
Fiebing, Otto F., House
302 N. Hawley Rd.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
First Church of Christ, Scientist
1443--1451 N. Prospect Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure
First Unitarian Church
1009 E. Ogden Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure
First Ward Triangle Historic District
Roughly Franklin Pl., N. Prospect and E. Juneau Aves., and E. Knapp St.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Forest Home Cemetery and Chapel
2405 Forest Home Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure, Cemetery, Park
Foth, Christian, House
1209--1211 S. Seventh St.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Fourth Street School
333 W. Galena St.
Milwaukee, WI
School
Friedmann Row
1537, 1539, 1541, 1543 N. Cass St. and 731 E. Pleasant St.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Gallun Tannery Historic District
Holton and Water Sts.
Milwaukee, WI
Manufacturing Facility
Garden Homes Historic District
Roughly bounded by W. Ruby and N. Teutonia Aves., N. 24th Pl., W. Atkinson Ave. and N. 27th St.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Park
German-English Academy
1020 N. Broadway
Milwaukee, WI
School
Germania Building
135 W. Wells St.
Milwaukee, WI
Communications Facility
Gesu Church
1145 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure
Gimbels Parking Pavilion
555 N. Plankinton Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Road-Related
Goodwill Industries Building
2102 W. Pierce St.
Milwaukee, WI
Civic
Graham Row
1501, 1503, and 1507 N. Marshall St.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Grand Avenue Congregational Church
2133 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure
Greene, Thomas A., Memorial Museum
3367 N. Downer Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Research Facility, Museum
Harley--Davidson Motorcycle Factory Building
3700 W. Juneau Ave. (1147 N. Thirty-eighth St.)
Milwaukee, WI
Manufacturing Facility
Harnischfeger, Henry, House
3424 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Highland Avenue Methodist Church
2024 W. Highland Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure
Highland Boulevard Historic District
W. Highland Blvd. roughly bounded by N. 33rd and N. 29th Sts.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Historic Third Ward District
Bounded by the Milwaukee River, C and NW RR, and E. St. Paul and N. Jackson Sts.
Milwaukee, WI
Restaurant, Warehouse
Hoelz, Alfred M., House
3449--3451 Frederick Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Multiple Dwelling
Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church
605 S. 4th St.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure
Home Office, Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company
605-623 N. Broadway
Milwaukee, WI
Business
Howie, David W., House
3026 W. Wells St.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Immanuel Presbyterian Church
1100 N. Astor St.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure
Iron Block
205 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Meeting Hall, Business
Johnston Hall
1121 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
College
Joseph Schiltz Company Brewery Complex
219 W. Galena St.
Milwaukee, WI
Manufacturing Facility, Business
Kalvelage, Joseph B., House
2432 W. Kilbourn Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Kane, Sanford R., House
1841 N. Prospect Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Kenwood Park--Prospect Hill Historic District
Roughly bounded by N. Hackett Ave., E. Edgewood Ave., N. Lake Dr. and E. Newberry Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure
Ketter, Frederick, Warehouse
325 W. Vine St.
Milwaukee, WI
Warehouse
Kilbourn Avenue Row House Historic District
Roughly bounded by N. Fourteenth St., W. Kilbourn Ave., and N. Fifteenth St.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Kilbourn Masonic Temple
827 N. Eleventh St.
Milwaukee, WI
Clubhouse
Knapp-Astor House
930 E. Knapp St. and 1301 N. Astor St.
Milwaukee, WI
Multiple Dwelling
Knickerbocker Hotel
1028 E. Juneau Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Hotel, Restaurant, Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store
Lake Park
2900 N. Lake Dr. and 2800 E. Kenwood Blvd.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure, Road-Related, Pedestrian Related, Park, Graves/Burials
LIGHT VESSEL No. 57 (Shipwreck)
Address Restricted
Milwaukee, WI
Water-Related
Lindsay--Bostrom Building
133 W. Oregon St.
Milwaukee, WI
Department Store, Warehouse, Manufacturing Facility
Lohman Funeral Home and Livery Stable
804 W. Greenfield and 1325 S. Eighth
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling, Mortuary, Business
Machek, Robert, House
1305 N. 19th St.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Mackie Building
225 E. Michigan St.
Milwaukee, WI
Business
Mayer Boot and Shoe Company Building
116 E. Walnut St.
Milwaukee, WI
Manufacturing Facility
McIntosh--Goodrich Mansion
1584 N. Prospect Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling, College
McKinley Boulevard Historic District
W. McKinley Blvd. between N. 34th & N. 27th Sts.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Milwaukee City Hall
200 E. Wells St.
Milwaukee, WI
City Hall
Milwaukee County Courthouse
901 N. 9th St.
Milwaukee, WI
Courthouse
Milwaukee County Dispensary and Emergency Hospital
2430 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Hospital
Milwaukee County Historical Center
910 N. 3rd St.
Milwaukee, WI
Financial Institution
Milwaukee-Downer "Quad"
NW corner of Hartford and Downer Aves.
Milwaukee, WI
College
Milwaukee Fire Department High Pressure Pumping Station
2011 S. 1st St.
Milwaukee, WI
Fire Station
Milwaukee Harbor Piers and Breakwaters
Milwaukee Harbor, Lake Michigan
Milwaukee, WI
Water-Related
Milwaukee Hospital
2200 W. Kilbourn Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Hospital, Multiple Dwelling
Milwaukee News Building and Milwaukee Abstract Association Building
222 E. Mason St.
Milwaukee, WI
Professional, Organizational, Business
Milwaukee Normal School--Milwaukee Girls' Trade and Technical High School
1820 W. Wells St.
Milwaukee, WI
College, School
Milwaukee--Western Fuel Company Building
2150 N. Prospect Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Business
Mitchell, Alexander, House
900 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Clubhouse, Single Dwelling
Mitchell Building
207 E. Michigan St.
Milwaukee, WI
Financial Institution, Business
Newberry Boulevard Historic District
1802--3000 E. Newberry Blvd.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling
New Coeln House
5905 S. Howell Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Restaurant
North First Street Historic District
Roughly 1st and 2nd Sts. between North and Center Sts.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
North Grant Boulevard Historic District
2370--2879 N. Grant Blvd.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
North Point Lighthouse
Wahl St. at Terrace
Milwaukee, WI
Water-Related, Coast Guard Facility
North Point North Historic District
Roughly bounded by N. Downer Ave., E. Park Pl., and N. Wahl Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure
North Point South Historic District
Roughly bounded by North Ave., Summit, Terrace, and Lafayette Sts.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling, Business
North Point Water Tower
E. North Ave. between N. Lake Dr. and N. Terrace Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Public Works
North Sherman Boulevard Historic District
N. Sherman Blvd. Roughly bounded by W. Keefe Ave. and W. Lisbon Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling, Religious Structure, School
North Third Street Historic District
Roughly N. 3rd St. between N. 3rd Ave. and Vine St.
Milwaukee, WI
Multiple Dwelling, Business
Northwestern Branch, National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers Historic District
Roughly bounded by W. Blue Mound Rd., Mitchell Blvd., US 94 and the Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Milwaukee, WI
Sanatorium, Hospital, Institutional Housing
Northwestern Branch, National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers Historic District
5000 W. National Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Institutional Housing, Hospital, Sanatorium, Cemetery
Old St. Mary's Church
844 N. Broadway
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure
Old World Third Street Historic District
N. Old World Third St., W. Highland Ave., and W. State St.
Milwaukee, WI
Meeting Hall, Restaurant, Manufacturing Facility, Specialty Store
Oliver, Joseph B., House
1516 E. Brady St.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Oneida Street Station
108 E. Wells and 816 N. Edison Sts.
Milwaukee, WI
Energy Facility, Research Facility
Pabst Brewery Saloon
1338--1340 W. Juneau Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Restaurant
Pabst Brewing Company Complex
Roughly bounded by Highland Ave., 11th, Winnebago and 9th Sts.
Milwaukee, WI
Manufacturing Facility
Pabst, Frederick, House
2000 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Pabst Theater
144 E. Wells St.
Milwaukee, WI
Theater
Parking Lot Site
Address Restricted
Milwaukee, WI
Camp
Plankinton, Elizabeth, House
1492 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Plankinton--Wells--Water Street Historic District
Roughly bounded by Wells, Bridge, N. Water, E. Mason, W. Wells, and N. Second Sts.
Milwaukee, WI
Professional, Specialty Store, Business
Prospect Avenue Apartment Buildings Historic District
N. Prospect Ave. area roughly between E. Kane Pl. and E. Windsor St.
Milwaukee, WI
Multiple Dwelling
Prospect Avenue Mansions Historic District
1363--1551 N. Prospect Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Prospect Hill Historic District
2700 blk. of N. Hackett Ave., N. Shepard Ave., N. Summit Ave. and 2804-06 E. Park Place
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling
Public School No. 27
2215 N. 4th St.
Milwaukee, WI
School
Public Sevice Building
231 W. Michigan St.
Milwaukee, WI
Rail-Related, Business
Pythian Castle Lodge
1925 W. National Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Meeting Hall
Quarles, Charles, House
2531 N. Farwell Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Saint George Melkite Catholic Church
1617 W. State St.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure
Saint Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church
1204, 1213, 1214, and 1215 S. Eighth St.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure, Meeting Hall, Church School, Church Related Residence
Saints Peter and Paul Roman Catholic Church Complex
2474 and 2490 N. Cramer St. and 2479 and 2491 N. Murray Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Museum, Theater, Music Facility
Saint Vincent's Infant Asylum
809 W. Greenfield Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Institutional Housing
Salem Evangelical Church
1025 & 1037 S. Eleventh St.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure, Church Related Residence
Schlitz, Joseph, Brewing Company Historic District
Roughly, along W. Walnut, N. Second, and N. Third Sts.
Milwaukee, WI
Manufacturing Facility
Schlitz, Joseph, Brewing Company Saloon
2414 S. St. Clair St.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling, Restaurant
Schlitz, Victor, House
2004 W. Highland Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Schoonmaker Reef
N of West St., between N. 66th St. and N. 64th St. extended
Milwaukee, WI
Natural Feature, Extractive Facility
Schuster, George, House and Carriage Shed
3209 W. Wells St.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Second Church of Christ Scientist
2722 W. Highland Blvd.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure
Shorecrest Hotel
1962 N. Prospect Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Hotel
Sivyer, Fred, House
761 N. Twenty-fifth St.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Sixth Church of Christ, Scientist
1036 N. Van Buren St.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure
Smith, Lloyd R., House
2220 N. Terrace Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Soldiers' Home Reef
NE of jct. of Wood Ave. and General Mitchell Blvd., Clement J. Zablocki Veterans Affairs Medical Center grounds
Milwaukee, WI
Natural Feature, Park
South Branch Library
931 W. Madison St.
Milwaukee, WI
Library
South First and Second Street Historic District
Roughly bounded by Menomonee River, Chicago & N. Western RR, Seeboth, S. First, Oregon, & S. Second Sts.
Milwaukee, WI
Manufacturing Facility, Specialty Store, Business
South Layton Boulevard Historic District
921--2264 S. Layton Blvd.
Milwaukee, WI
Church Related Residence, Religious Structure, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Sovereign Apartments
1810 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Multiple Dwelling
Spence, William G., House
1741 N. Farwell Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Spring Grove Site
Address Restricted
Milwaukee, WI
Camp
State Bank of Wisconsin
210 E. Michigan St.
Milwaukee, WI
Financial Institution, Business
Steinmeyer, William, House
1716-1722 N. 5th St.
Milwaukee, WI
Multiple Dwelling
Steinmeyer, William, House
1724--1730 N. Fifth St.
Milwaukee, WI
Multiple Dwelling
St. Francis of Assisi Historic District
Roughly bounded by N. Fifth, W. Brown, N. Fourth Sts., and W. Reservoir Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure, Church Related Residence
St. James Episcopal Church
833 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure, Cemetery
St. John de Nepomuc Rectory
Fourth and Court Sts.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure
St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church Complex
804--816 W. Vliet St.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure, Church Related Residence
St. John's Roman Catholic Cathedral
812 N. Jackson St.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure
St. Josaphat Basilica
601 W. Lincoln Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure
St. Martini Evangelical Lutheran Church
1557 W. Orchard St.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure, Church Related Residence
St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church
1105 S. 7th St.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure
St. Paul's Episcopal Church
904 E. Knapp St.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure
Tire Swing Site
Address Restricted
Milwaukee, WI
Graves/Burials, Cemetery, Single Dwelling
Train Trestle Site
Address Restricted
Milwaukee, WI
Camp
Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church
1046 N. 9th St.
Milwaukee, WI
Religious Structure
Tripoli Temple
3000 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Clubhouse
Turner Hall
1034 N. 4th St.
Milwaukee, WI
Clubhouse, Auditorium, Sport Facility
Walker, Harry B., House
3130 W. Wells St.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling
Walker's Point Historic District
Roughly bounded by the Freeway, Menomonee Canal, Scott, 2nd, and W. VA. Sts.
Milwaukee, WI
Single Dwelling, School, Manufacturing Facility, Business
West Side Commercial Historic District
Roughly, W. Wisconsin Ave., N. Third St., N. Plankinton Ave, and N. Second St.
Milwaukee, WI
West Side Commercial Historic District
Roughly, W. Wisconsin Ave., N. Third St., N. Plankinton Ave., and N. Second Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
West Washington--North Hi-Mount Boulevards Historic District
4701-5929 W. Washington Blvd.; 1720-2049 N. Hi-Mount Blvd.
Milwaukee, WI
Church Related Residence, Religious Structure, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Wisconsin Consistory Building
790 N. Van Buren St.
Milwaukee, WI
Meeting Hall
Wisconsin Leather Company Building
320 E. Clybourn St.
Milwaukee, WI
Business
Woman's Club of Wisconsin
813 E. Kilbourn Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
Meeting Hall, Civic

 
 
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