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Travel Guide to Milwaukee, USA

This place with rich history is one of the largest U.S. cities. Milwaukee literally translates as "good earth". This name was given to the city by its first settlers from Indian tribes. In the end of the 19th century the main manufacturing in the city was brewing. Brewing began developing under the influence of German immigrants who invaded the town in the middle of the century. Until the mid-20th century Milwaukee was a leading beer producer in the world. Even today one of the oldest plants still works in its territory. Travellers can also feel the atmosphere of the last century in numerous taverns and bars of the city.
In Milwaukee you will find many notable historic places of interest that will be interesting to any guest. First of all, you should visit old churches and buildings made of the so-called cream brick. The the bricks in this area are made of clay of unusual cream color, so the houses look so strange and unusual. Evangelical Lutheran Church is one of the most beautiful buildings created from their cream-colored brick.
Among popular cultural facilities we should mention the Milwaukee Art Museum, which traditionally amazes visitors by its unusual architecture and interior decoration. Here you can see works by famous artists, the majority of which belong to the early 19th century. Modern technologies fans will surely enjoy the tour to the Discovery World Museum. Its appearance it resembles a spaceship emitting laser beams of acid colors in all directions. The expositions of the museum demonstrate the power and majesty of modern technology. Besides this Milwaukee is home to world-famous Harley Davidson motorcycles, so tourists will have an opportunity to see the factory and the headquarters of the company. Complete your cultural program by visiting the Miller brewery.
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