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Pabst Mansion

2000 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53233-2043
+1 414-931-0808
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Great tour - knowledgeable docent!

This is a beautiful home. Barb was a knowledgeable docent who gave a fantastic and interesting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
BeeMass
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Wisconsin
via mobile
Outstanding Tour

Our party of two visited this house on a Monday at 12:00 pm. There were a total of 7 people in our... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
meyerla
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Mandeville, Louisiana
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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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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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2000 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53233-2043
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful home. Barb was a knowledgeable docent who gave a fantastic and interesting tour. I highly recommend visiting the Pabst Mansion - I learned a lot about the Pabst family, Milwaukee's beer history and German heritage, architecture, and the Archdiocese of Milwaukee...More

Thank BeeMass
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words, I will make sure that Barb sees this!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our party of two visited this house on a Monday at 12:00 pm. There were a total of 7 people in our tour group. This house is outstanding in the interior woodworking finishes and detail. A number of the rooms visited have been fully restored...More

Thank meyerla
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the nice review.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a little extra time first thing in the morning and decided to visit here and take the tour. FABULOUS stop! The house itself is as amazing as the story behind and about the house. So much beauty to see and so much history...More

Thank Nancy S
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the nice review, I know that Caroline will appreciate your kind words.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrive after the last tour on Saturday. ( Last tour was 1 pm). However the nice guy in the gift shop (BTW for you older folks, looked like Felix Cavaliere of the Rascals) allowed us to join the tail end of the tour. What...More

Thank Diane E
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

I am afraid that you meant this review for The Best Place. No weddings or bar here, but glad you had a nice time there, they are nice people. The Best Place is where Capt. Pabst brewed his beer, the Pabst Mansion is the wonderful...More

Reviewed 14 September 2017

Beautiful home turned museum in the Marquette University area. Make sure to take the tour. If time doesn't allow, at least walk the perimeter, peek in what windows you can, and visit the gift shop. Note, however, the attached gift shop that served as a...More

Thank 50states7continents
Management response:Responded 15 September 2017

Thank you for your very nice review. The former Arch Bishop expressed interest in the windows, but the current Arch Bishop has not made a decision yet. The windows have been a part of this house for over 100 years, so we will try and...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

We arrived to late in the day for a tour, so we just walked around the outside. What a beautiful mansion.The inside would have been beautiful I'm sure.

Thank ladyme1
Management response:Responded 15 September 2017

Sorry that you weren't able to make the tours, we start at 10AM and have a tour on the hour with 3PM being the last tour of the day. We hope you come back and visit us when you are in the area again.

Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Docent was great, and worth the hour tour,..learned so much and the home is beautiful. Would go back, can't miss in Milwaukee

Thank Walt1901
Management response:Responded 12 September 2017

Thank you very much for your kind words.

Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

In 1975 a group saved this historic building in the capitol of beer brewing. It is a beautiful building of one of the mainstays in beer brewing in Milwaukee. It will probably take 20 more years to finish the renovation and I am so glad...More

Thank jjmg4423
Management response:Responded 12 September 2017

Thank you for your nice review, it is the visitors like you that by supporting us help us to finish the renovation.

Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

What a treasure, glad they were able to buy and restore this place. What a wonderful piece of history! Our tour guide, Barb, was able to bring the Pabst family to life! It was nice to see parts that were original, parts that were restored...More

Thank bljam
Management response:Responded 11 September 2017

Thank you for your nice review, I will make sure that Barb sees this.

Reviewed 9 September 2017

Only downside is that apparently a lot of other people thought so too. We were a big group, and because of that the tour guide who, while amiable, struggled a little with the size, herding us like sheep. It was an adult group; no one...More

Thank scott r
Management response:Responded 11 September 2017

Thank you for your review, we appreciate your comments. We try and cap off the tours at 22, because it is often like herding cats. There is so much for us to talk about and so much to see and photograph. We appreciate your visit...More

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Cardle2013
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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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Sharon M
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Response from LuxeConcierge | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Foreveryoungmama. Must be an error.
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