Fine art and elegant appointments whisk you away to a high-class world. Black and white movies complete the romantic effect.. The Scene This immense 19th-century house, once the home of Milwaukee industrialist Charles Allis, carries its elegance well, even into the fast-paced 21st century. In addition to Charles Allis's impressive collection of Victorian, Asian and Greek paintings and sculture, the mansion also hosts rotating exhibits of locally produced art.
What to See The museum shows classic movies every Wednesday night in the Great Hall. The opulent setting enhances the cinematic effect and makes you feel like tapping along with Fred Astaire