Destination guide

The lively city of Historic Third Ward awaits you

Enjoy the area's festivals, live music and culture and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Historic Third Ward. Travelers to this walkable city praise the bars, riverfront and restaurants. Milwaukee Art Museum and BMO Harris Bradley Center are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Historic Third Ward

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Historic Third Ward has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Henry W. Maier Festival Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • SV Denis Sullivan (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Milwaukee Boat Line (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Clock Shadow Creamery (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Best Place at the Historic Pabst Brewery (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • McKinley Park (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Historic Third Ward

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Historic Third Ward is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Lakeshore State Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Cathedral Square (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Veteran's Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Riverwalk Plaza (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Cass Street Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)

How to get to and around Historic Third Ward

The nearest airport is in Milwaukee, WI (MKE-General Mitchell Intl.), located 5.7 mi (9.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Waukesha, WI (UES-Waukesha County), which is 17 mi (27.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Historic Third Ward?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 23 holiday lettings near Historic Third Ward. From 22 Condos/Apartments to 21 Studios, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Historic Third Ward area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Historic Third Ward?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Historic Third Ward:

  • Harambee: 31 holiday homes
  • Juneau Town: 51 holiday homes
  • East Town: 50 holiday homes
  • Lower East Side: 49 holiday homes
  • Historic Water Tower: 23 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Historic Third Ward?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Historic Third Ward. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Milwaukee Public Market: 143 holiday lettings
  • Milwaukee Chamber Theatre: 157 holiday lettings
  • Next Act Theatre: 141 holiday lettings
  • Katie Gingrass Art Gallery: 158 holiday lettings
  • Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design: 156 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Historic Third Ward listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Historic Third Ward?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 22 Condos/Apartments in Historic Third Ward. Our other popular types of Historic Third Ward holiday rentals include:

  • Studios: 21 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Historic Third Ward?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 23 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Historic Third Ward. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.