Milwaukee, WI Overview
Milwaukee lies along the shores and bluffs of Lake Michigan at the confluence of three rivers: the Menomonee, the Kinnickinnic, and the Milwaukee. Smaller rivers, such as the Root River and Lincoln Creek, also flow through the city.
Milwaukee’s terrain is sculpted by the glacier path and includes steep bluffs along Lake Michigan that begin about a mile (1.6 km) north of downtown. In addition, 30 miles (48 km) southwest of Milwaukee is the Kettle Moraine and lake country that provides an industrial landscape combined with inland lakes.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 96.80 square miles (250.71 km), of which, 96.12 square miles (248.95 km) is land and 0.68 square miles (1.76 km) is water.The City is located overwhelmingly (99.89% of its area) in Milwaukee County, but there are two tiny unpopulated parts of it that extend into neighboring counties. The part in Washington County is bordered by the southeast corner of Germantown, while the part in Waukesha County is bordered by the southeast corner of Menomonee Falls, north of the village of Butler.
Detailed Map of Milwaukee, WI
Milwaukee’s location in the Great Lakes Region often has rapidly changing weather, producing a humid continental climate , with cold, windy, snowy winters, and very warm, humid summers.
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The Basilica of St. Josaphat, located in the Lincoln Village neighborhood of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States, North America, in the Archdiocese of Milwaukee, is one of 62 minor basilicas found in the United States. In its grandeur and opulence it is an excellent example of the so-called Polish Cathedral style of church architecture found in the Great Lakes region of North America.
The Milwaukee Art Museum ( MAM) is an art museum with a collection of over 30,000 works of art serving over 350,000 visitors a year. The campus of three buildings is located on Lake Michigan in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Museum's stated mission is to "collect and preserve art, presenting it to the community as a vital source of inspiration and education".
The Chudnow Museum of Yesteryear was started by Avrum (Abe) M. Chudnow in 1991. The museum is housed in an 1869 residence on 839 North 11th Street Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States. This house was formerly a clinic and nursing home of Dr. Joseph J. Eisenberg.
The Harley-Davidson Museum is a North American museum near downtown, Milwaukee, Wisconsin celebrating the more than 100 year history of Harley-Davidson motorcycles. The 130,000-square-foot (12,000 m 2) three building complex on 20 acres (81,000 m 2) along the Menomonee River bank contains more than 450 Harley-Davidson motorcycles and hundreds of thousands of artifacts from the Harley-Davidson Motor Company's 110 year history.
The Milwaukee Repertory Theater ("The Rep") was originally founded by Mary Widrig John, as the Fred Miller Theatre Company. The current power plant-converted location houses the 720-seat Quadracci Powerhouse Theater, the 218-seat Stiemke Theater, and the 118-seat Stackner Cabaret.
The Oriental Theatre is located in the East Side neighborhood of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. It was built and opened in 1927 as a movie palace. The themes of the decor are East Indian, with no traces of Chinese or Japanese artwork; it is said to be the only movie palace to incorporate East Indian artwork.
The Pabst Theater is an indoor concert venue and landmark of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S. Colloquially known as "the Pabst", the theater hosts about 100 events per year. Built in 1895, it is the fourth-oldest continuously operating theater in the United States, and has presented such notables as pianist Sergei Rachmaninoff, actor Laurence Olivier, and ballerina Anna Pavlova, as well as various current big-name musical acts.
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Milwaukee WI to Seattle WA Time Lapse Drive
This is the video I waited all year to do.Starting from the lakefront on I-794 in Milwaukee WI.Then on I-94 through the rest on Wisconsin,through the twin cities,Minnesota,on to Bismark North Dakota where I spent the first night.Then through the rest of North Dakota to Billings Montana where I-94 Ends.Then
I-94 & I-794 Milwaukee, WI
A collection of clips featuring I-94 & I-794 including downtown and the Hoan Bridge.
Shots from my one hour movie, "Investigating Milwaukee"
Milwaukee WI to Philadelphia PA Time Lapse Drive
A Great day for this drive.Today I made this whole drive in one daylight stretch for 888 miles.Showing every single mile between Milwaukee WI to Philadelphia PA.I also went around Chicago on I-294 then on the Indiana Toll Road.Then the Ohio Turnpike.Then Going Through Cleveland OH.The on to the Penna Turnpike.Went through Pittsburgh PA then Back on the Turnpike and 3 Tunnels and Harrisburg.The exiting the turnpike at King of Prussia PA.Then on into Philadelphia and Bala Cynwyd PA.
Downtown Streets: Milwaukee, WI
A street tour around downtown Milwaukee.
Milwaukee, WI 1943
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Marquette Interchange Tour: Milwaukee, WI
This shows you all the main ramps of the Marquette Interchange in downtown Milwaukee along with some bonus footage of some of the other ramps that make up this large interchange.
Will Ferrell Old Milwaukee - Milwaukee WI
New Old Milwaukee Commercial, terrible quality, recorded with macbook
Landing at General Mitchell International Airport, Milwaukee WI
Uploaded by Uditha Senaratne on 2013-09-24.
Milwaukee WI to Chicago IL Time Lapse Drive
Showing Every Single mile from the Milwaukee Lakefront to the Chicago Lakefront.