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The RiverWalk Fonz

No trip to Milwaukee's RiverWalk is complete without a selfie with the Fonz. Famous from the 1970's TV show "Happy Day's" Fonzie has been a fixture on Milwaukee's Riverwalk across... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is popular because of the TV character. It is a good likeness, or even a remotely good piece of art. More like kitsch. That being said, if you are in the neighborhood, and you like kitsch, why not?

Thank liznotlemon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

No trip to Milwaukee's RiverWalk is complete without a selfie with the Fonz. Famous from the 1970's TV show "Happy Day's" Fonzie has been a fixture on Milwaukee's Riverwalk across the river from the Rock Bottom Brewery for years.

Thank Eric W
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101 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A must if you are a Happy Days/ Henry Winkler fan. It is a simple statue but displays the characteristics of the Fonz. Good photo opportunity!

Thank cyburg
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85 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This doesn't look like Henry Winkler and it is lucky I knew what the statute was referencing. I guess I know why Milwaukee thought this was a good idea - no, actually I don't.

Thank Wackytiel
Norman, OK
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40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

what more is there to say! It's a must stop for a selfie, which is pretty easy to do with it being right on the Riverwalk.

Thank bathos13
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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251 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The ficional iconic TV show from the 70s, "Happy Days" created an equally iconic characterm "The Fonz" aka Arthur Fonzerelli, as played by Henry Winkler, who became the star of the show. Since the show was supposed to be set in Milwaukee, a local group raised the funds and commissioned the ":Bronze Fonz" replica statue, which sits along Milwaukee's river... More 

Thank Richard K
Oak Creek, Wisconsin
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Right on the river walk. What more can you say about it other than, Heyyyyyyyyy! Part of a beautiful walking path!

Thank Jenn C
Hartford, Connecticut
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49 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Get a selfie - this is the most fun you will have in Milwaukee! Post on FaceBook or Instagram. All your friends will know where you have been when they see you with The Fonz.

Thank Barnaby H
Mequon, Wisconsin
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24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were talking a walk and came upon the Happy Days Fonzie. It's a nice tribute but he has a goofy look on his face. Interesting to see if your in the area but don't think I would travel just to see this.

Thank K2861VNthomass
Baltimore, Maryland
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216 reviews
85 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Do you like Happy Days? Do you think Fonzie is the coolest? This is a great photo op. Definitely need to give a thumbs up for the picture. Yea, we're all huge dorks but we also got a great group photo.

Thank Adam T

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