Tourism

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Downtown gets new wayfinding signs ahead of big tourism events

Published May 6, 2020

VISIT Milwaukee, Milwaukee Downtown, Business Improvement District (BID) #21 and the City of Milwaukee have partnered to install new wayfinding signage around Downtown to help direct pedestrians to landmarks like The Pabst Theater, the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts and the new 3rd Street Market Hall.

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NY Times' Simonson samples Milwaukee in 36 hours

Published Oct. 10, 2019

As part of its ongoing "36 Hours in..." series of travel stories, The New York Times sent Robert Simonson to Brew City for three days to share some of the cities gems with readers.

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Wisconsin breweries: Say cheers with the Beer State

Published July 16, 2019

Brewery tours are not only a great way to relax and unwind with friends, but also learn more about the age-old process of beer making and what makes Wisconsin's frosty brews so unique. Read on for some of our favorites, but be careful - you might get thirsty.

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Tee off at Wisconsin's top golf courses

Published June 27, 2019

With over 500 public courses across the state, there's no shortage of scenic spots to test your skills or just have some fun, all within driving range. Here's a rundown of Wisconsin's top golf courses.

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Snag a selfie at a Wisconsin State Park

Published June 20, 2019

Snapping a selfie with a scenic Wisconsin backdrop just got easier with Travel Wisconsin selfie stands - no selfie stick necessary.

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Homegrown children's book offers a fun tour of Milwaukee

Published Feb. 28, 2019

Milwaukee-area author Barbara Joosse and illustrator Renee Graef have created "Lulu & Rocky in Milwaukee," in which two cute characters from Michigan ferry across the lake to discover the charms of the Cream City.

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Tee off at Wisconsin's top golf courses

Published June 14, 2018

With summer in sight, Midwesterners are more than ready to break out their golf gear - and luckily, world-class golf is par for the course in Wisconsin. Here's a rundown of Wisconsin's top golf courses.

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I went to Milwaukee, North Carolina, and here's what I found

Published Feb. 18, 2018

Our Milwaukee isn't the only Milwaukee. There's one in Oregon, which Molly Snyder wrote about in 2016, and a couple others. Are these other Milwaukees paying homage to our fair city? What are they like? I recently visited Milwaukee, North Carolina, and then wrote about it.

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Trail time: Wisconsin hiking destinations for families

Published Aug. 23, 2017

With thousands of miles of hiking trails, Wisconsin knows how to deliver an unparalleled outdoor experience via foot for friends and family to enjoy, any season. Check out these five can't-miss hiking trails for you to trek.