Rest and relax only 10 miles from downtown
Within sight of the North-South Freeway and only a short shuttle ride away from the MKE airport, Radisson Hotel Milwaukee Airport is easily accessible for all types of travelers. Get a good night’s rest in one of our rooms and suites and wake up ready to explore the area’s best attractions, like the beautiful Basilica of St. Josaphat, only a 10-minute drive north of the hotel. Continue on I-94 to discover downtown Milwaukee, home to shopping destinations and a slew of breweries like MillerCoors or the Great Lakes Distillery. If you are looking for things to do with the kids, get your tickets to the Milwaukee Public Museum to see the world’s largest-known dinosaur skull.
- Great Lakes Distillery (GLD) (7.8 miles)
A world-class artisan distillery in the heart of downtown Milwaukee, GLD brews some of the best beers around. Drop by the tasting room to sample innovative and seasonal spirits.
Phone: +1 (414) 431-8683
- MillerCoors Brewery (10.4 miles)
Sign up for a free, one-hour tour of the Miller Visitor Center to look back at more than 155 years of brewing history. Be sure to stop by the on-site Miller Inn for an ice-cold beer before you go.
Phone: +1 (414) 931-2337
- Milwaukee Downtown (10 miles)
Milwaukee is known as the City of Festivals, and downtown is where most of the magic happens. Check out the online calendar to see what’s going on during your trip. If you’d rather avoid the crowds, stroll the streets to view amazing feats of architecture, visit the area’s best breweries and shop at brand-name retailers.
Phone: +1 (414) 220-4700
- Wisconsin State Fair Park (12 miles)
Milwaukee’s premier outdoor event venue, the Wisconsin State Fair Park is a 200-acre green space that is best known for hosting the Wisconsin State Fair. The park is also home to numerous concerts, festivals and special events throughout the year.
Phone: +1 (414) 266-7000
Museums and tours
- The Basilica of St. Josaphat (5.6 miles)
Featuring a cross-shaped floor plan and a dramatic central dome, this impressive religious structure was built in 1901 to accommodate Wisconsin’s large Polish population. Join the parishioners for Sunday mass, and then take the weekly tour immediately following the ceremony.
Phone: +1 (414) 902-3523
- Harley-Davidson Museum (8.2 miles)
Pack your leather jacket and rev up for a riveting tour of this family-friendly museum. Sift through hundreds of vintage toys and collectibles, create your own chopper at the Build-a-Bike station, and feast your eyes on the oldest-known Harley-Davidson motorcycle in existence.
Phone: +1 (414) 287-2789
- Milwaukee Public Museum (8.6 miles)
Milwaukee Public Museum offers three floors of interactive exhibits that explore the timeline of human history and teach visitors all about natural science. For a fun family activity, watch a 3-D film in The National Geographic Dome Theater.
Phone: +1 (414) 278-2728
- Milwaukee Art Museum (10 miles)
The Milwaukee Art Museum is a modern marvel with three distinct buildings designed by three different legendary architects. One building, the Windhover Hall, features a massive sunscreen that opens each morning to reveal a wingspan similar in size to a Boeing 747. Inside, visitors can view more than 30,000 works of art by masters such as Auguste Rodin, Edgar Degas and Andy Warhol.
Phone: +1 (414) 224-3200
- Pabst Mansion (10 miles)
Surrounded by a contemporary cityscape, the historic Pabst Mansion is a standout attraction that serves as a testament to America’s Gilded Age. Embark on a tour of this award-winning house museum to see priceless artwork, impressive architecture and antique photographs that date back several decades.
Phone: +1 (414) 931-0808
Sports and outdoors
- Miller Park (10 miles)
Miller Park is the perfect place to experience the magic of America’s pastime. Smell the fresh-cut natural grass, taste the delectable cheese curds and feel the energy of more than 41,000 screaming fans at this state-of-the-art stadium.
Phone: +1 (414) 902-4000
- Milwaukee County Zoo (14.2 miles)
More than 2,000 amphibians, birds, fish, mammals and reptiles call this 200-acre park home. Bring the kids to see hippopotamuses, Caribbean flamingos, Chinese alligators and more.
Phone: +1 (414) 771-3040