Irish Music in Milwaukee
Since the 1800s, Irish music has had a home in Milwaukee. From intimate sessions in private homes to the success of Milwaukee Irish Fest, musicians have played traditional tunes and sung popular ballads through the years. The Ward Irish Music Archives is building a collection on History Pin to map the development of Irish music in Milwaukee. The Archives will add examples from our collections, as well as clippings from local newspapers to better contextualize how Irish music has evolved in the Cream City. Explore these pins as we track Irish music in Milwaukee.
Places - Irish Music in Milwaukee
Derry Hegarty's Irish Pub - 5328 W. Blue Mound Road, Milwaukee, WI
Mr. Guiness Pub and Grill - 6414 West Greenfield, Milwaukee, WI
Nash's Irish Castle - 1328 W. Lincoln Ave., Milwaukee, WI