Welcome to The Brewhouse Inn & Suites. A place where post-Victorian steampunk meets King Gambrinus swag. And enormous turn-of-the-20th century copper brewing kettles stand watch over blue-ribbon hospitality.
The Second Story began on a day in 1996 filled with terrible news for the city of Milwaukee as well as the more than 300 employees of Pabst Brewing when it was announced that the once largest brewing company in the world was leaving its roots behind and closing the Milwaukee location. In its wake the 22 acres of abandoned, late 19th entrepreneurship, great hospitality, leadership and good fortune sat waiting to be rediscovered and rejuvenated. The Brewery sat idle for more than 16 years while city leaders and developers from all walks of life mulled over the next chapter for the storied neighborhood. After a couple of unsuccessful first paragraphs, the right fit was laid out and slowly The Brewery began to take shape. The Second Story is about the transformation of a once blighted historic urban neighborhood. It is about the memories former Pabst employees have, and continue […]