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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Milwaukee skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Milwaukee architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Milwaukee are included on this list. Information about these Milwaukee buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Milwaukee and older historic landmarks.

List features buildings like Milwaukee Art Museum, Quadracci Pavilion, Milwaukee Art Museum, and many more

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Milwaukee?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Milwaukee. Famous architectural houses within the city of Milwaukee are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
100 East Wisconsin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Milwaukee Buildings & Structures
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100 East Wisconsin, or The Faison Building is a skyscraper located in downtown Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Erected in 1989 on the site of the old Pabst Building, its design is reflective of the authentic German architecture which has been preserved in downtown Milwaukee. It is bordered on the west by the ...more

City/Town: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

Opened: Apr 01 1989

Structural Height (m): 167.34

Style: Postmodern architecture

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Annunciation Greek Orthodox Ch... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Milwaukee Buildings & Structures
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Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church


Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, USA, was designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright in 1956, and completed in 1962. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The church is one of Wright's last works; construction was completed after his death. The design is ...more

City/Town: Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1961

Created By: Frank Lloyd Wright

Astor on the Lake is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Milwaukee Buildings & Structures
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The Astor on the Lake is a low-rise building located in the Yankee Hill neighborhood of downtown Milwaukee, Wisconsin. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Designed by architect Herbert Tullgren in Classical Revival style, the Astor Hotel was built in 1920 by developer Oscar ...more

City/Town: Wisconsin, USA

Style: Classical Revival, Neoclassical architecture

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Benjamin Church House is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Milwaukee Buildings & Structures
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Benjamin Church House


The Benjamin Church House, a wood and brick residence, was built during 1843–1844 by a pioneer carpenter of that name in Kilbourntown, a settlement on the west side of the Milwaukee River in southeast Wisconsin, United States. In 1846, Kilbourntown merged with Juneautown on the east side of the ...more

City/Town: Shorewood, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

Architect: Benjamin F. Church

Created By: Benjamin F. Church

Style: Greek Revival