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Pabst Mansion

2000 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53233-2043
+1 414-931-0808
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An Historic Home just outside of Marquette University

You can only see this mansion on a guided tour, which leaves about once an hour on the hour. Well... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2016
Foodie P
Long Island, New York

We loved the Pabst Mansion. You cannot come to Milwaukee without seeing this beautiful Mansion. The... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2016
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Featuring 37 rooms, 12 baths and 14 fireplaces, sea captain and beer baron Captain Frederick Pabst's beautiful home was built in the Flemish Renaissance style on Milwaukee's historic Grand Avenue. During docent-led tours visitors will see the first through third floors and learn about the Pabst Mansion and family.
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2000 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53233-2043
+1 414-931-0808
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Reviewed 14 June 2016

You can only see this mansion on a guided tour, which leaves about once an hour on the hour. Well with the trip. Each tour is about 1 hour. It it still undergoing restoration, which is actually kind of neat since you can see how...More

Reviewed 14 June 2016

We loved the Pabst Mansion. You cannot come to Milwaukee without seeing this beautiful Mansion. The Woodwork in this place is unbelievable. The tour guide was very informative and very pleasant. This was the high-light of my trip. You have to visit here you won't...More

Reviewed 13 June 2016

Really valued the historical nature of this visit. I'm not a particular fan of their beer, which could change the experience, but overall, and really unique and fun place to visit, particularly for the history.

Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

I often stop in historic homes when visiting new cities, it's always a time capsule glimpse of how things were done on a daily basis. This is no exception, differing only in that it's one of a trend setting family of notability from the era....More

Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Our tour guide Frank was full of everything you may want to know about the history of these gorgeous home! Loved it. Highly recommended! You can see some of the amazing refurbishment that has been don, and is about to be done. Great piece of...More

Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Nice informative tour. Knowledgeable guide, great for anyone who enjoys history or architecture. Our 4 year old did fine on the tour, but it was a bit long for our 18 month old who got restless.

Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

The docent who gave us the tour had been there 35 years, almost as long as they have owned the house. She was funny, very knowledgable and obviously very passionate about the restoration of the house. The restoration of the house is not complete but...More

Reviewed 24 May 2016

This tour is the Bee's knees when it is christmas time, you get a good look at what it was like to be rich in Milwaukee in the 1800's. If you love History, this is a place to go! very informative and so dang pretty!

Reviewed 21 May 2016

We enjoyed the history and pictures as well as the room recreations, It was maybe a 45 minute exploration of old Milwaukee history but worth a look.

Reviewed 19 May 2016

We truly enjoyed the tour given by a wonder docent on the history of the Pabst Mansion, Captain Pabst and his family, and how restoration works. For those looking to find out more about PBR, this is not the tour for you because it focuses...More

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Questions & Answers
29 December 2016
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Response from Linda S | Reviewed this property
Sorry, I can't remember cost, as I think back it was around $10 or so.
Sharon M
20 February 2015
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Response from LuxeConcierge | Reviewed this property
I agree with Foreveryoungmama. Must be an error.