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524 S. Layton Blvd.
Milwaukee, WI 53217
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Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory or "The Domes" is a Milwaukee original. The facility consists of three 85-foot domes. One contains a desert environment, another houses tropical plants and the third changes to match the seasons.

A trip to the Domes will cure even the worst weather blues.
 
Upcoming events

Oct. 17, 2014 - Oct. 17, 2014
Milwaukee Magazine's 2014 Best of Milwaukee Awards Party

Join us in celebrating this year’s “Reasons to Love Milwaukee” winners at Milwaukee Magazine’s 2014 Best of Milwaukee Awards Party. Enjoy a night at the Mitchell Park Domes (524 S. Layton Blvd.) and revel in performances by Milwaukee’s own pop-soul artist, Grace Weber, and the swinging tunes of a UWM jazz band. Ticket price includes complimentary food and drinks, full access to the Domes, entertainment and a chance to congratulate this year’s “Reasons to Love Milwaukee” winners. A portion of event proceeds will directly benefit the MACC Fund’s cause toward childhood cancer research. Get your tickets while they’re still available!

Oct. 17, 2014 - Oct. 17, 2014
Milwaukee Magazine's 2014 Best of Milwaukee Awards Party

Join us in celebrating this year’s “Reasons to Love Milwaukee” winners at Milwaukee Magazine’s 2014 Best of Milwaukee Awards Party. Enjoy a night at the Mitchell Park Domes (524 S. Layton Blvd.) and revel in performances by Milwaukee’s own pop-soul artist, Grace Weber, and the swinging tunes of a UWM jazz band. Ticket price includes complimentary food and drinks, full access to the Domes, entertainment and a chance to congratulate this year’s “Reasons to Love Milwaukee” winners. A portion of event proceeds will directly benefit the MACC Fund’s cause toward childhood cancer research. Get your tickets while they’re still available!

Oct. 26, 2014
PurpleLight Milwaukee 2014

Join us for the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network’s PurpleLight as we come together to celebrate survivors and honor loved ones lost to pancreatic cancer. During the event, we will read the names of both survivors who have battled the disease and of loved ones we have lost too soon. Survivors, family and friends will be asked to stand and illuminate purple glow sticks when the name of their loved one is read.

 
 


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Posted by katplaysgames1 on Nov. 13, 2008 at 12:57 p.m. (report)

The "Domes" renovation is very beautiful and a long time coming. We here in the "Clarke Square" neighborhood of Milwaukee, where they are located (you might want to list OUR neighborhood in your neighborhoods listings, please?), are very proud and pleased to have them looking good... Thanks to all who helped.

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