your go-to resource for the latest information on our city and attractions. As the premier destination in Milwaukee’s north shore, Glendale has it all! Our city features a wide variety of top notch attractions with a small town feel, and we’re proud of Glendale’s safe neighborhoods, strong schools and friendly people.
Located minutes from downtown Milwaukee, the City of Glendale provides convenient access to four surrounding villages, as well as Miller Park, Amtrak and Greyhound stations, and General Mitchell International Airport. Glendale is also accessible by the Milwaukee County Transit System. With major hotel chains such as the Hilton Milwaukee River, Radisson Milwaukee Northshore, Residence Inn and La Quinta Inn & Suites conveniently located near Interstate-43, we invite you to stay and enjoy the cultural amenities of Glendale and the surrounding area.
In addition to the many unique cultural offerings you will find throughout the city, Glendale is also home to outstanding educational institutions from the elementary to high school and university levels. Glendale serves the Glendale-River Hills and Maple Dale-Indian Hill school districts, including the award-winning Nicolet High School, a silver medalist in the U.S. News & World Report search for America’s Best High Schools 2009. Cardinal Stritch, the state’s second largest independent university, hosts its main campus in Glendale. Bayshore Town Center is also home to Bryant & Stratton College’s newest campus.
While this Website will offer a glimpse into Glendale’s attractions, the best way to experience the city is in person. So, we look forward to welcoming you to Glendale during your next visit. Whether you are a Glendale resident or you’re planning your next trip to the Milwaukee area, make sure you pick up your Passport to Glendale community card to receive special promotions and discounts for Glendale’s lodging, shopping, dining and entertainment attractions. Click here for a list of locations or to request a Passport to Glendale community card.