Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory (Mitchell Park Domes or The Domes) is a conservatory located at Mitchell Park in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.. It is owned and operated by the Milwaukee County Park System, and replaced the original Milwaukee Conservatory which stood from 1898 to 1955. The three domes display a large variety of plant life.
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... Mitchell Park is one of the six original Milwaukee parks created by the first park commission ... of Milwaukee, starting with a core of 5 acres (20,000 m2) that was donated by the Mitchell family and named after the wealthy banking magnate Alexander Mitchell ... Also found on park grounds, at a bluff overlooking the Menomonee Valley, is a monument marking the site of an early trading post built by Jacques Vieau ...
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