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Mitchell Park Conservatory, The Domes

Closed while the three domes are being studied by an engineering firm. One of a kind horticultural facility, featuring arid, rain forest and show domes.

524 S. Layton Blvd.

(414) 257-5611.



Oakleaf/ Interurban Bike Trails

These two popular trails have recently been linked. Trail users can now bicycle or walk a paved trail from Lakeshore State Park downtown to southern Sheboygan




Lakeshore State Park

17-acre park located on Lake Michigan adjacent to Discovery World.

(414) 273-1173.








Milwaukee County Zoo

Home to 2,500 rare and

wild animals. Through Feb.: 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sat. & Sun. Entrance gates close 45 minutes prior to closing time. Open 365 days a year.

10001 W. Bluemound Rd.

(414) 771-3040.



Milwaukee Riverwalk

Six blocks on both sides of the river from Highland Avenue to the Historic Third Ward.