The One Place In Milwaukee Where It Feels Like Summer All Year Round
The beehive-shaped domes in Mitchell Park, or known to Milwaukeeans as “The Domes” are an iconic Milwaukee landmark, and the best part is that they’re the only place in the city where it’s summer all year! These three climate-controlled domes are beloved by many, and they have quite the history. Let’s dive into everything under the glass.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life. While we continue to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, please take proper precautions or add them to your bucket list to see at a later date. If you know of a local business that could use some extra support during these times, please nominate them here: onlyinyourstate.com/nominate
The Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory, a.k.a. “The Domes” are located at 524 S. Layton Blvd. in Milwaukee. Their hours of operation are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the weekends and holidays. You can find admission prices here.
Let us know in the comments what The Domes mean to you!
E Jamar is a published writer based in Milwaukee, WI. Despite being a Midwesterner at heart, you can often find them trekking throughout the states and discovering new hidden gems. When they're not traveling, you can find them discussing disability issues, cuddling their pug puppy, and checking out new local spots.