HWTN Area Chosen for Next Historic Milwaukee Inc. “Spaces & Traces” Tour May 14, 2016

Historic Milwaukee Inc.’s “Spaces & Traces” home tour returns to the Historic Water Tower Neighborhood area on Saturday May 14 for the 2016 installment of this popular annual event.

HWTN welcomes the focus on our beautiful, historically preserved residential area. More info on plans for this not-to-be-missed 2016 event and a quote from HWTN President Elect Sally Peltz is included in this article from HMI’s “Echo” magazine.

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Walking Tour Brochure of 20 North Point Historic Buildings Available

A wonderful brochure is now available to lead you on a self-guided tour of 20 of HWTN’s most significant historic buildings. Print out and use the brochure as you explore the neighborhood’s fascinating historical treasures by foot, bike or car. You’ll learn fascinating facts about these buildings that will help you enjoy and appreciate our area even more.

Take boat tour through Milwaukee history Saturday Aug. 25

Enjoy the beautiful scenery and hanging with neighbors — and learn a little about Milwaukee history — by joining Historic Water Tower Neighborhood on a unique boat tour along the Milwaukee, Menomonee and Kinnickinnic Rivers in the Downtown area starting at 4 p.m. on Saturday Aug. 25.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The 90-minute ride on a Milwaukee Boat Line tour boat, with narration by an Historic Milwaukee Inc. guide, starts at 4 p.m. and ends at the Riverwalk restaurant Rustico Pizzeria, which will provide a free appetizers and a cash bar until 7 p.m. The boat leaves from the Milwaukee Boat Line dock at 101 W. Michigan St.

The cost is $15 for adults, $7.50 for children under 12 and free for kids 3 and under (yes, bring your kids!). To reserve your seat, email us or call (414) 350-3531 by Aug. 21.

You can print this flyer and share with friends! See you on the river for this fun end-of-summer event!