Partner with Historic Milwaukee, Inc. in an ambitious, highly visible event that will attract thousands of participants! Doors Open Milwaukee puts a bright spotlight on Milwaukee’s outstanding cultural and architectural assets, supporting our image as a world-class city with dynamic global economic significance.
Doors Open Milwaukee is a two-day public celebration of Milwaukee’s art, architecture, culture and history organized by Historic Milwaukee, Inc. This event offers behind the scenes tours of more than 150 buildings throughout Milwaukee’s downtown and neighborhoods and in-depth tours led by community leaders. The seventh-annual Doors Open Milwaukee, held on September 23 and 24, 2017, attracted more than 26,100 attendees who made 117,547 site visits to unique places throughout Milwaukee.