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The Domes, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 
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Distance from city center: 1.7mi
luci's pictureby luci Sightseeing travel tip
added on the 16th of November, 2010
A land of greens and flowers, The Domes became a city landmark after its completion in 1967 and proved to be a highly popular visiting area both to locals and visitors.

Also called Mitchell Park Conservatory, the domes are divided into three climate zones, each presenting plants and animals characteristic to them. The whole aspect of the place is really amazing and you can easily imagine yourself spending a few hours in the midst of flowers and animals, reading a book or walking around.

Address:
524 S Layton Blvd, Milwaukee, WI 53204, USA

Price:
Adults: $6.50
children: $5

Opening Hours:
Everyday from 9am to 9pm. (winter hours)

On the web:
http://county.milwaukee.gov/mitchellparkconserva10116.htm

 
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