Local Attractions & Lodging - St. Joseph Hospital - Ascension Wisconsin

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What's Nearby

Located in the heart of Milwaukee, Wheaton Franciscan – St. Joseph Campus is in the Sherman Park neighborhood, a diverse residential neighborhood with restaurants, shopping and lodging all within a short drive. You’ll also find many houses of worship for different faiths all within a short distance from the hospital.

To see more nearby lodging, restaurants or attractions, visit the Convention and Visitors Bureau of Milwaukee.


Lodging is available within 10-15 minutes of St. Joseph Campus along Highway 100 (Mayfair Road). These include:

You can easily reach any of these hotels from Hwy 45 or I-94, which are only 15 minutes away from our campus.


You’ll find a variety of family dining restaurants along Capitol Drive and other major intersections between 51st Street and Appleton Avenue. Many are part of national chains, but others reflect local ownership and home cooking.

In nearby Wauwatosa, local favorites such as City Market and Il Mito are on North Avenue, and the village’s downtown area is home to a variety of dining establishments featuring family, Italian, German, Belgian/Dutch, and coffee shop menus.

You’ll also find a variety of national and local restaurants on the campus of Mayfair Mall, which is only minutes away on Hwy 100/Mayfair Road. Enjoy national chain restaurants such as Maggiano’s, P.F. Chang’s China Bistro, The Cheesecake Factory, McCormick and Schmick and Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill.


Mayfair Mall has nationally-known department, clothing, home goods, health/beauty, electronics, cooking, books, restaurants and specialty stores. It’s just a short drive from our hospital on Hwy 100 between North Avenue and Burleigh Street.

Midtown Center also features local and national shops including big box retailers, office, home goods and grocery stores. Restaurants are also located near this area.

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