There’s A Forgotten Lake Hiding Underneath Milwaukee and Its History Is Fascinating
Milwaukee is full of unexpected surprises at every turn. Outsiders don’t realize that our little city is full of fun, festivals, and flavors, but once you see it you won’t soon forget. The same goes for this little piece of history that’s hiding beneath our city streets. In a world that’s compromised of so much water, it’s hard to believe that entire bodies of it can exist unbeknownst to us, but Milwaukee has been hiding a shoreline other than Lake Michigan for centuries.
Did you know that there’s an entire lake underground in Milwaukee? What other hidden secrets does our city hold? We won’t tell!
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.