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Pabst Mansion

2000 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53233-2043
+1 414-931-0808
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Excellent hour of history

My mom and I had a lovely tour through the mansion while the tour guide pointed out the work they... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Erin S
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Great tour

The mansion itself is fascinating. There's still a lot of work to be done on the building, but... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
pwesterhoff
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Quincy, Illinois
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Featuring 37 rooms, 12 baths and 14 fireplaces, sea captain and beer baron Captain Frederick Pabst's beautiful home was built in the Flemish Renaissance style on Milwaukee's historic Grand Avenue. During docent-led tours visitors will see the first through third floors and learn about the Pabst Mansion and family.
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  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beer baron” (15 reviews)
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2000 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53233-2043
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"original furnishings"
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"our tour guide"
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"beer baron"
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"restoration work"
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"gilded age"
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"gift shop"
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"milwaukee history"
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"third floor"
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"turn of the century"
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"self guided"
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"holiday season"
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"marquette university"
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"great tour"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My mom and I had a lovely tour through the mansion while the tour guide pointed out the work they are doing to restore the mansion and spoke about how they are constantly working to bring back items that were originally in the mansion. I...More

1  Thank Erin S
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Gary S, Guest Relations Manager at Pabst Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your nice review, we look forward to seeing you later this year!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The mansion itself is fascinating. There's still a lot of work to be done on the building, but what has been restored is fantastic. Our guide (Carolyn, I believe?) really made the tour - she had endless interesting facts about every part of the house,...More

Thank pwesterhoff
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Gary S, Guest Relations Manager at Pabst Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the very nice review, I will make sure that Carolyn gets a copy.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here early for a tour and glad we did, because it sold out about a half hour before the tour started. We felt it was a bit pricey for an hour long tour. Also, our docent was on her third tour of the...More

1  Thank CassPaige12194
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Gary S, Guest Relations Manager at Pabst Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am not a beer drinker but I am always interested in history. The house tour was interesting and a nice insight into the era it was built.

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Gary S, Guest Relations Manager at Pabst Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your nice review.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very interesting glimpse into Milwaukee history. Having some German background myself made this even more interesting for me. There is quite a bit of stair climbing and a lot of standing, so my friend's husband with walking issues waited in the lobby for us which...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A few times a month they offer a Behind the Scenes Tour. We were fortunate enough to be visiting when one was available. It was interesting to see some of the extra spaces in the house, especially the attic to see how the skylight worked....More

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Gary S, Guest Relations Manager at Pabst Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your nice review, I'm glad your enjoyed the Behind the Scenes Tour! We are now offering them on two Thursdays and two Saturdays per month, because they have become so popular.

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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Interesting history and architecture. Enjoyed hearing details of the mansions restoration. Our guide was friendly and informative.

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Gary S, Guest Relations Manager at Pabst Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your nice comments.

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

We did the tour on a Saturday afternoon and it was very interesting and worth the money. We had an excellent tour guide who knew so much history of the house. The rooms were so detailed and the historical society has done a wonderful job...More

1  Thank Kathy J
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Gary S, Guest Relations Manager at Pabst Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Thank you very much for your nice review.

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

This place is amazing, I just love the history. Wish they had the funding to restore it to it's glory.

Thank BuckyandSunny
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Gary S, Guest Relations Manager at Pabst Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Thank you for your nice review, this is our wish, too. We are slowly getting there.

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Our tour guide told us about Pabst and family, and about the house. Answered our questions and was engaging. Very interesting history. There are stairs.

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Gary S, Guest Relations Manager at Pabst Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thank you for your nice review, we do have an elevator available for guests, too.

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Response from Linda S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I can't remember cost, as I think back it was around $10 or so.
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I agree with Foreveryoungmama. Must be an error.
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