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Call (414) 286-5722 for information and shipping & handling charges.
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday

  • Order form for up to 10 copies of books and/or booklets

  • Order form for 10 or more copies of books and/or booklets


We are in the process of having our books scanned. As Good as New is now available for free download. The other two books will be made available shortly.

  As Good As New: A Guide for Rehabilitating the Exterior of Your Old Milwaukee Home
(Click to download, 21MB)

258 pp. (illustrated with photographs, perfect bound, 11” x 8½”)

  Good for Business:
A Guide to Rehabilitating the
Exteriors of Older Commercial Buildings

130 pp. (illustrated with photographs, perfect bound, 11” x 8 ½”)

  Living with History:
A Guide to the Preservation
Standards for Historically
Designated Houses in Milwaukee

116 pp. (illustrated with line drawings, perfect bound, 11” x 8 ½”)


Spiral bound copies of As Good As New and Good For Business are available upon request.


  • Ethnic Architecture Series - The rich heritage of immigrant architecture.
    (These booklets are staple bound and measure 4” x 8 ¼”) $2.00 each

  • Ethnic Church Tour, 32 pp.

  • Ethnic Houses Tour, 60 pp.

  • Ethnic Commercial and Public Buildings Tour, 60 pp.

Walking / Driving Tour Brochures (no charge)

  • Avenues West 

  • Bay View

  • Juneautown: Preservation, Revitalization and Adaptive Reuse (downtown close to the Milwaukee River)

  • Juneautown: The Heart of Old Milwaukee (downtown east of the Milwaukee River)

  • Kilbourntown (downtown west of the Milwaukee River)

  • North Point Neighborhood

  • Walker's Point: Residential Tour

  • Walker's Point: Commercial and Industrial Buildings Tour

  • West End

  • Yankee Hill


City Hall
200 E. Wells St., Room B-4

Milwaukee, WI 53202

(414) 286-5712


Cream of the Cream City
Historic Preservation Awards

Thank you to all who attended the 
Cream of the Cream City Awards ceremony held on May 29, 2014
at Best Place at the Pabst.

View photos of the event below:

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To view past award winners, please visit: