March 2014 Pictures

Some pictures from March 2014.

The Calling is a public artwork by American artist Mark di Suvero located in O’Donnell Park, which is on the lakefront in MilwaukeeWisconsin, United States. The artwork was made in 1981-82 from steel I-beams painted an orange-red color. It measures 40 feet in height, and it sits at the end of Wisconsin Avenue in front of the footbridge that leads to the Milwaukee Art Museum.

The Calatrava at the Milwaukee Art Museum  connects to the pavilion and provides pedestrian access to and from downtown Milwaukee. Was created by Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava.

Caesar’s Park Southern end of the “east bank trail” on the East Side, adjacent to the east bank of the Milwaukee River and the former North Avenue dam. Site was originally acquired by the City of Milwaukee Water Department in 1889 and was named Milwaukee River Dam Park. In 1929, it was transferred to the city’s parks department and named Caesar’s Park in honor of Caesar Paikowski.

 North Point Water Tower The North Point Water Tower is located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1973. The City of Milwaukee was authorized by the Wisconsin Legislature to construct the water tower in 1871.[2] It was built out of limestone from Wauwatosa, Wisconsin.

Lake Park Lake Park, located on Lake Michigan in Milwaukee, Wisconsin,[1] is an urban park covering 138.1-acre (559,000 m2).[2] The park is located just north of the Milwaukee Art Museum.

North Point Lighthouse The North Point Light is a lighthouse located in Lake Park on the East Side of Milwaukee in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin. Was Built in 1888.

Holy Hill Holy Hill National Shrine of Mary, Help of Christians is a Roman Catholic shrine dedicated to the Blessed Virgin Mary. The centerpiece of the shrine is a minor basilica. It is located in the town of Erin, near Hubertus, Wisconsin, in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Milwaukee. The shrine has approximately 300,000 visitors per year. The shrine is located atop a high kame in 400 acres (1.6 km2) of woods. Visitors can climb a 178-step observation tower to view the Milwaukee skyline 30 miles (48 km) away. [3] At approximately 1,350 feet (410 m) above sea level, it is one of the highest points in southeastern Wisconsin.

Greenfield Park Waterfall Located in Greenfield Park West Allis, WI.

Burlington, WI & Echo Lake Dam. 

Grant Park Milwaukee, WI

Kletzsch Park on the Milwaukee River. Milwaukee, WI

Horlick Dam & Root River Behind Quarry Lake Park. Racine, WI


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