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Milwaukee – RiverWalk & Old World 3rd St. Tour in Westown

Westown, a vibrant Milwaukee neighborhood, includes Milwaukee’s spanning RiverWalk as well as Old World 3rd Street rich with German culture. On this tour route, experience Milwaukee’s German heritage on Old World Third Street, learn about our many Beer Barons and then eat, drink and socialize your way into restaurants along the RiverWalk in the Westown neighborhood! This tour offers authentic German food tastings, as well as an opportunity to visit newer establishments in the area. This is your chance to tour your way around town with Milwaukeeans while savoring it too!

Key Details

Tour Length: Approximately one mile along Milwaukee’s RiverWalk, with plenty of walking breaks and opportunities to sit down along the way. We spend approximately 15 – 20 minutes at each location.

Time Commitment: Between 2 – 2.5 hours, depending on the pace of the group

Fun Facts: Did you know that the typewriter was invented in Milwaukee, that Chinatown used to inhabit Old World Third Street, and that some of our sidewalks were heated well before it was trendy? On this tour route, you’ll learn more about these fun facts, plus we’ll even schlemiel, schlimazel our way across the Milwaukee River to visit The Fonz.

All tastings are included in the price. Portions are often served family-style. Samples are substantial – for the vast majority of attendees, you will not need to plan for a meal after the tour!

Allergy Disclaimer – We can accommodate many special requests due to allergies to nuts, seafood, MSG, wheat, etc. However, we do require advance notice to make such arrangements.

Parting Gift: Our tour concludes with the sweet note of chocolate. Each attendee will also receive a take-home packet of spices so that they can bring the taste of Milwaukee into their own kitchen.

Of Special Note: We recommend taking our guided Milwaukee food tasting and culture tour at the beginning of your stay in town. That way, you’ll be able to return to your newly-discovered Milwaukee restaurants, venues and hotspots during the rest of your visit!

After your time with us, you’ll be able to tour Milwaukee with confidence while taking advantage of its many cultural offerings. The Old World Third Street area provides plenty of opportunities for shopping and coupons for many establishments that we pass along the way will be provided. This is your chance to tourMilwaukee.Net work your way around town with Milwaukeeans while savoring it too!

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Milwaukee Food Tours – Historic Third Ward

Join us on a delicious and educational walking food tour of Milwaukee’s Historic Third Ward as we discover true ethnic treasures in this lively neighborhood! This tour samples a wide range of cuisines, all of which are tied together nicely with a 5-ounce sample of genuine Wisconsin-brewed beer, just in case you forgot you were still in Milwaukee! This is your chance to tour Milwaukee and savor it too.

On the tour, you will not only savor the food tastings, you’ll also enjoy a taste of life in this culturally rich and entertaining district. The Third Ward is home to numerous art galleries and specialty stores. Your local guide will point out hidden entertainment spots and restaurants along the way. You’ll also learn about the history and architecture of the Third Ward – the exciting neighborhood that houses the Broadway Theatre Center, the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design (MIAD), and the Milwaukee Public Market.

Key Details

Tour Length: Approximately one mile, with plenty of walking breaks and opportunities to sit down along the way. We spend approximately 15 – 20 minutes at each location.

Time Commitment: Between 2 – 2.5 hours, depending on the pace of the group

Fun Facts: Did you know that only one firehouse ever burned down in Wisconsin and it was housed in Milwaukee’s Historic Third Ward? Did you know that many movies were filmed in the Historic Third Ward, including The Blues Brothers and Dillinger? On this tour route, you’ll visit these sites and view the building known as Milwaukee’s “Polish Moon.”

All tastings are included in the price. Portions are often served family-style. Samples are substantial – for the vast number of attendees, you will not need to plan for a meal after the tour!

Allergy Disclaimer: We can accommodate many special requests due to allergies to nuts, seafood, MSG, wheat, etc. However, we do require advance notice to make such arrangements.

Parting Gift: Our tour concludes with the sweet note of chocolate. Each attendee will also receive a take-home packet of spices so that they can bring the taste of Milwaukee into their own kitchen.

Of Special Note: This tour includes a stroll through the bustling Milwaukee Public Market. We recommend taking our guided Milwaukee food tasting and culture tour at the beginning of your stay in town. That way, you’ll be able to return to your newly-discovered Milwaukee restaurants, venues and hotspots during the rest of your visit!

After your time with us, you’ll be able to tour Milwaukee with confidence while taking advantage of its many cultural offerings. The Historic Third Ward provides plenty of opportunities for exploration of unique boutiques, galleries and museums. Coupons to visit the many establishments that we pass along the way will be provided to you.

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Milwaukee Food Tours – Brady Street Tour

The guided Brady Street food tasting tour of Milwaukee’s fashionable East Side explores neighborhoods originally settled by Italian and Polish immigrants. On this signature tour, we will be strolling through the historic Milwaukee neighborhood of Brady Street – the ethnic enclave that these new arrivals called home. We will enjoy delicious tastings along the way at authentic Italian eateries, as well as at several newer establishments that revitalize this community. This is your chance to tour Milwaukee and savor it too!

Key Details

Tour Length: Slightly more than one mile with plenty of walking breaks and opportunities to sit down along the way. We spend approximately 15 – 20 minutes at each location.

Time Commitment: Between 2 – 2.5 hours, depending on the pace of the group

Fun Facts: Do you know where the famous book, “Psycho,” was penned on Brady Street, or why many Milwaukee homes are referred to as “Polish flats?” On this tour route, we will answer these questions and more…

All tastings are included in the price. Portions are often served family-style. Samples are substantial – for the vast majority of attendees, you will not need to plan for a meal after the tour!

Allergy Disclaimer – We can accommodate many special requests due to allergies to nuts, seafood, MSG, wheat, etc. However, we do require advance notice to make such arrangements.

Parting Gift: Each attendee will receive a take-home packet of spices so that they can bring the taste of Milwaukee into their own kitchen.

Shopping: When logistically possible, this tour route concludes at a local brewery where you will receive two, 5-ounce samples of the beer of your choice. We also recommend taking our guided Milwaukee food tasting and culture tour at the beginning of your stay in town. That way, you’ll be able to return to your newly-discovered Milwaukee restaurants, venues and hotspots during the rest of your visit!

After your time with us, you’ll be able to tour Milwaukee with confidence while taking advantage of its many cultural offerings. Brady Street provides plenty of opportunities for exploration of unique boutiques – coupons to shop at these establishments will be provided to you.

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