Streetcar MKE Streetcar "The HOP": Noted Buildings

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Taller Buildings Buildings of Note--Tall
  • The Breakwater, 1313 N Franklin Pl: 21-story building, 260.0 feet, 79.2 meters, completed 2009; Area: Burns Commons
  • Exton Apartments, 1260 N Prospect Ave: 9-story building, 100.0 feet, 30.5 meters, completed 1938; National Register of Historic Places state signficance; Area: Burns Commons
  • The Lodgewood, 1121 N Waverly Pl: 13-story building, 165.6 feet, 50.5 meters, completed 1954; Area: Burns Commons
  • The Astor Hotel, 924 E Juneau Ave: hotel, apartments, Astor Bar and Grille; 8-story building, 102.0 feet, 31.1 meters, completed 1920; National Register of Historic Places; Area: Astor Street
  • 601 Lofts, 601 E Ogden Ave: 10-story building, 116.8 feet, 35.6 meters, completed 2007; Area: Ogden Jackson (East Pointe)
  • Convent Hill Apartments, 455 E Ogden Ave: 11-story building, 140.1 feet, 42.7 meters, completed 2008; Area: Ogden Jackson (East Pointe)
  • Yankee Hill Apartments (N tower), 626 E State St: 19-story building, 242.0 feet, 73.8 meters, completed 1987; Area: Juneau Avenue
  • Yankee Hill Apartments (S tower), 626 E Kilbourn Ave: 23-story building, 293.0 feet, 89.3 meters, completed 1987; Area: Juneau Avenue
  • Juneau Village Towers, 1009-1029-1129 N Jackson St: 3 buildings: A=1029 N Jackson St, 14-story building, 132.0 feet, 40.2 meters, completed 1971; B=1009 N Jackson St, 27-story building, 264.0 feet, 80.5 meters, completed 1965; C=1129 N Jackson St, 14-story building, 132.0 feet, 40.2 meters, completed 1971; complex includes outdoor pool, underground parking; Area: Juneau Avenue
  • The Blackstone, 709 E Juneau Ave: 9-story building, 105.0 feet, 32.0 meters, completed 1915; Area: Juneau Avenue
  • Roy W. Johnson Residence Hall, 1121 N Milwaukee St: 12-story building, 113.1 feet, 34.5 meters, completed 1965; Area: Juneau Avenue
  • Margaret Loock Residence Hall, 324 E Juneau Ave: 11-story building, 103.7 feet, 31.6 meters, completed 1967; Area: Juneau Avenue
  • City Green Apartments, South Building, 1100 N Cass St: 8-story building, 101.9 feet, 31.1 meters, completed 2007; Area: Juneau Avenue
  • The Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 812 N Jackson St: the Mother Church of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Milwaukee, Wisconsin; National Register of Historic Places with state significance; bell tower 195.0 feet, 59.4 meters, completed 1853; Area: Cathedral Square
  • Cathedral Square Building, 788 N Jefferson St : 8-story building, 101.9 feet, 31.1 meters, completed 1968; Area: Cathedral Square; Area: City Hall (Wells Street)
  • Cathedral Place, 555 E Wells St: 19-story building, 266.3 feet, 81.2 meters, completed 2004; Area: Cathedral Square; Area: City Hall (Wells Street)
  • 7Seventy7, 777 N Van Buren St: 34-story multi-use building, 387.0 feet, 118.0 meters, completed 2018; about a 400 meter walk from the Cathedral Square streetcar platform; Area: Cathedral Square
  • Frank P. Zeidler Municipal Building, 841 N Broadway: 13-story building, 169.6 feet, 51.7 meters, completed 1960; Area: City Hall (Wells Street)
  • St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church (steeple), 844 N Broadway: 1-story building, 150.0 feet, 45.7 meters, completed 1866; Area: City Hall (Wells Street)
  • 330 Kilbourn (NW tower), 330 E Kilbourn Ave: 14-story building, 178.3 feet, 54.3 meters, completed 1982; Area: City Hall (Wells Street)
  • 330 Kilbourn (SE tower), 330 E Kilbourn Ave: 14-story building, 178.3 feet, 54.3 meters, completed 1984; Area: City Hall (Wells Street)
  • Milwaukee Center Bldg, 139 E Kilbourn Ave: 10-story building, 127.4 feet, 38.8 meters, completed 1987; Area: City Hall (Wells Street)
  • 1000 N Water St, 1000 N Water St: 16-story building, 296.0 feet, 90.2 meters, completed 1991; Area: City Hall (Wells Street)
  • MGIC Headquarters Building, 250 E Kilbourn Ave: 10-story building, 127.4 feet, 38.8 meters, completed 1972; Area: City Hall (Wells Street)
  • Milwaukee Center, 111 E Kilbourn Ave: 28-story building, 426.0 feet, 129.8 meters, completed 1988; Area: City Hall (Wells Street)
  • Milwaukee Athletic Club, 758 N Broadway: 12-story building, 160.0 feet, 48.8 meters, completed 1917; refurbished 2021; private athletic club with residential apartments; a secret bar (The Elephant Room) is open to the public at certain times; Area: City Hall (Wells Street)
  • Milwaukee City Hall, 200 E Wells St: 15-story building, bell tower 353.0 feet, 107.6 meters; historic building completed in 1895 with 108-meter bell tower; world's tallest habitable structure until 1899; National Register of Historic Places; National Historic Landmark; Area: City Hall (Wells Street)
  • BMO Harris Bank Building, 770 N Water St: 21-story building, 277.0 feet, 84.4 meters, completed 1969; Area: City Hall (Wells Street)
  • BMO Tower, 790 N Water St: 25-story building, 328.0 feet, 100 meters; Area: City Hall (Wells Street)
  • Underwriter's Exchange Building, 828 N Broadway: 9-story building, 114.6 feet, 34.9 meters, completed 1924; Area: City Hall (Wells Street)
  • City Hall Square Apartments, 104 E Mason St: 8-story building, 115.0 feet, 35.1 meters, completed 1909; Area: City Hall (Wells Street)
  • The Grain Exchange, 741 N Milwaukee St: 9-story building, 104.0 feet, 31.7 meters, completed 1935; Area: City Hall (Wells Street)
  • The Pfister Hotel Tower, 424 E Wisconsin Ave: 21-story building, 250.0 feet, 76.2 meters, completed 1965; Area: Wisconsin Avenue
  • The Pfister Hotel, 424 E Wisconsin Ave: 8-story building, 119.5 feet, 36.4 meters, completed 1893; Area: Wisconsin Avenue
  • Railway Exchange Building, 229 E Wisconsin Ave: 12-story building, 130.0 feet, 39.6 meters, completed 1901; Area: Wisconsin Avenue
  • AT&T Center, 722 N Broadway: 19-story building, 213.0 feet, 64.9 meters, completed 1924; Area: Wisconsin Avenue
  • Fiduciary Building, 225 E Mason St: 9-story building, 124.0 feet, 37.8 meters, completed 1892; Area: Wisconsin Avenue
  • Chase Tower, 111 E Wisconsin Ave: 22-story building, 288.0 feet, 87.8 meters, completed 1961; Area: Wisconsin Avenue
  • First Financial Centre, 200 E Wisconsin Ave: 14-story building, 171.0 feet, 52.1 meters, completed 1929; Area: Wisconsin Avenue
  • 250 Plaza, 250 E Wisconsin Ave: 18-story building, 229.2 feet, 69.9 meters, completed 1973; Area: Wisconsin Avenue
  • City Center at 735, 735 N Water St: 16-story building, 216.0 feet, 65.8 meters, completed 1914; Area: Wisconsin Avenue
  • 100 E Wisconsin, 100 E Wisconsin Ave: 37-story building, 549.0 feet, 167.3 meters, completed 1989; Area: Wisconsin Avenue
  • 411 E Wisconsin Center, 411 E Wisconsin Ave: 30-story building, 408.0 feet, 124.4 meters, completed 1985; Area: Wisconsin Avenue
  • Wells Building 324 E Wisconsin Ave: 15-story building, 212.0 feet, 64.6 meters, completed 1901; Area: Wisconsin Avenue
  • United States Courthouse & Federal Building, 517 E Wisconsin Ave: 8-story building, 155.0 feet, 47.2 meters, completed 1892; National Register of Historic Places; Richardsonian Romanesque; Area: Wisconsin Avenue
  • Mackie Building, 225 E Michigan St: 8-story building, 120.0 feet, 36.6 meters, completed 1880; National Register of Historic Places; Area: Wisconsin Avenue
  • Mitchell Building, 207 E Michigan St: 6-story building, 105.0 feet, 32.0 meters, completed 1876; National Register of Historic Places; Area: Wisconsin Avenue
  • Commission House Condominiums, 400 N Broadway: 10-story building, 122.0 feet, 37.2 meters, completed 1911; Area: Third Ward (Public Market)
  • Huron Building, 511 N Broadway: 11-story building, 129.0 feet, 39.3 meters; Area: Third Ward (Public Market)
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