MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — The Harley-Davidson Museum and 1903 Events announced Monday, May 10 that construction of a new event space will begin this summer.
Officials say the 8,200-square-foot event space has a planned completion date of spring 2022. The new space will replace the formal Chrome seasonal event space and will be located south of The Shop.
“We’ve all missed the fun that comes when friends and families come together to celebrate,” said Bill Davidson, vice president of the Harley-Davidson Museum. “And we know there are a lot of people looking forward to getting together in person in the near future. This new event space will give our 1903 events team the opportunity to deliver unique experiences that we never had before. can only be found on our campus. This investment represents our growing commitment to the community, to the city of Milwaukee, which Harley-Davidson has called home for 118 years. “
Morton Buildings, Inc. is the design-build company. HGA provides design consulting support.
“Whether it’s the wedding of your dreams or a get-together to get to know your clients and colleagues better, the Harley-Davidson Museum offers many options to make your event unforgettable,” said Annie Champeau, Director of Sales at 1903 Events. “This new space, with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the Menomonee River, five garage doors that open to beautiful adjacent green spaces, an integrated audio-visual system and more, will soon become Milwaukee’s favorite gathering place.”
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