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Veteran's Park

1010 N Lincoln Memorial Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202
+1 414-277-0851
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large open space in front of lake

Good time to spend with family and friends as it is close to other MKE lake front attractions. Lots... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Akira306
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Great place for a 5k!!

Okay, the fact that you double back on the same path to complete a 5k here doesn't take anything... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
T M
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Park at the south end of the Lakefront Trail.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good37%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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1010 N Lincoln Memorial Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202
Lower East Side
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+1 414-277-0851
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"kite flying"
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"lake michigan"
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"recreational activities"
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"great open space"
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"great place for picnics"
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"walk run"
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"small lake"
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"walking trails"
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"art museum"
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"great place to walk"
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"taking pictures"
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"downtown area"
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"special events"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good time to spend with family and friends as it is close to other MKE lake front attractions. Lots of events take place at this park.

Thank Akira306
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Okay, the fact that you double back on the same path to complete a 5k here doesn't take anything away from the beautiful views, great weather, and fun times!

Thank T M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I were on vacation Milwaukee and wanted a place to running so we went to Veterans park. The park had a festival going on so it was a bit crowded but it didn't matter because there is a lot of space. It...More

Thank Ben H
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

Love this park. Miles of sidewalks and things to see along the way including the marina and the vet memorial. Great view of the harbor and art museum.

Thank Diedre C
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Visitor to the city - sailing out of the marina - this park happened to be having a kite day (?) when we were there - great fun for my 9 yr old! Facilities were all open, working and clean. This is a beautiful area...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2017

Right on the water, with spectacular views, this fun park has so many options for activities. A great place for a family day of fun

Thank Laurie N
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

While in Milwaukee, had a few hours to spend in the afternoon and wandering around, we found this park. Excellent park in the downtown area of Milwaukee, beautiful skyline and lake views. We spent time walking along the waterfront, surprised to find so many things...More

Thank Dennislee2
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

My daughter and I stopped here after a trip to the Art Museum so she could fly her kite. The grounds were very clean, and there are lots of open areas that are perfect for kit flying. We also enjoyed a walk along the lake...More

Thank Rebecca Z
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

We went for a 2 mile walk through the park and ended near the Vietnam Memorial (circular site with red granite structures that represent different aspects of the war and branches of the service). The bricks were a little overgrown with weeds - if I...More

Thank Robert E
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Went out for an early walk on a Saturday morning walking down Wisconsin to the art museum then up the oak leaf trail to veterans park. Scenery was beautiful! Lots of folks out biking running and water sporting. Park was immaculate landscaping was thriving and...More

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Jeff S
27 May 2017|
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Response from 831patriciar | Reviewed this property |
you do not need a permit, as far as setting up tents, they do allow that but the timeline changes all time. usually it is the day before the event. you may need to check with the vistors center or try a local tv station... More
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