You’ll be just moments away from fascinating museums, enticing restaurants and compelling theatre when you stay at the Ambassador Hotel.
Conveniently located on the western edge of downtown Milwaukee, mere steps from the Marquette University, our historic hotel provides the perfect starting point for exploring the best attractions in the city. And with our complimentary shuttle service, you’ll have quick and easy access to downtown.
Watch professional and college sports at the Bradley Center, explore the Historic Pabst Mansion or visit the Harley-Davidson Museum. If you have any questions about area attractions or need assistance arranging tours, please don’t hesitate to ask our Guest Experience Manager.
A few of the great things to see and do near the Ambassador Hotel Milwaukee include:
Marquette is a Catholic, Jesuit university dedicated to serving God by serving our students and contributing to the advancement of knowledge.
A variety of world famous music and ethnic festivals are held in downtown Milwaukee throughout the summer.
Enjoy your favorite sport, whether it’s Milwaukee Bucks basketball, Marquette Golden Eagles college sports, or Milwaukee Admirals hockey.
Milwaukee’s world-class natural history museum and IMAX theater is a great way to spend the day.
Treasured old masters and vibrant modern art are on display at this Internationally acclaimed building designed by Santiago Calatrava.
Enjoy local performances by the Milwaukee symphony, opera, and ballet, or see a Broadway show.
Experience the Milwaukee Repertory Theater, Next Act Theater, in tandem Theater Company, Skylight Music Theater, Milwaukee Chamber Theater, Pabst Theater or Riverside Theater.
This enclosed downtown shopping center offers plenty of great shopping and dining.
There's never a rainout of Milwaukee Brewer baseball games at the retractable-roof stadium.
Have loads of fun playing Bingo, slots and casino gaming.
Enjoy the annual Wisconsin State Fair and many other events at this outdoor venue.
This historic raceway features CART and NASCAR racing throughout the year.
Enjoy indoor skating and hockey at this Olympic Training Facility.
It’s always fun to check out different zoos so plan to spend some time visiting our animals.
In 1892, the Flemish Renaissance Revival Mansion of Captain Frederick Pabst, world famous beer baron, accomplished sea captain, real estate developer, philanthropist and patron of the arts, was completed.
In 1855, German immigrant Fredrick Miller purchased the Plank Road Brewery. Surrounded by woods, the small brewing operation was no bigger than a Victorian house. Today, a replica of the Plank Road Brewery is just one of the historic highlights in Milwaukee’s Miller Valley—the home of the nation’s second largest brewer, Miller Brewing Company.
Nearly 105 years in the making, the Harley-Davidson Museum, located near downtown Milwaukee, opened its doors to the public on Saturday, July 12, 2008. The 130,000-square-foot Museum adds a new dimension to the Harley-Davidson experience. Visitors get a feel for the freedom, camaraderie and pride that Harley-Davidson riders experience every time they fire up their motorcycles.