MilwaukeeMilwaukee, Wisconsin Offers Convenience, Sophistication, Entertainment and Safety for International Patients

Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin and Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Froedtert Hospital are located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, a sophisticated city situated on a bluff overlooking the shores of Lake Michigan and surrounded by spacious countryside.

Milwaukee is the largest city in Wisconsin and one of the largest in the United States. This progressive city has all the advantages of an urban, metropolitan city, and it is known for its cleanliness and safety. Lake Michigan influences the climate favorably, cooling the city in the warm months and moderating cold temperatures in the winter, making it a pleasant place for an extended visit.

The city is rich in historical and cultural attractions, emphasizing its strong German roots. Many types of delicious cuisine and a wealth of activities, including professional sports, are available. Visitors may enjoy museums, music festivals, theater, boutique shopping, a zoo, acres of lush parks and more.

Milwaukee offers convenient amenities for the international traveler, including Mitchell International Airport and upscale lodging in close proximity to our academic medical center campus. Visitors may also choose to explore nearby Chicago, one of the country’s biggest cities and just a short train ride or car trip away from Milwaukee.

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