History of Gay and Lesbian Life in Milwaukee, Wisconsin - Businesses - Bars and Clubs

Plains Hotel Bar
Location: 1600 Central Avenue


approx. 1963
approx. 1963

Male/ female
Bar, Dancing



The Plains Hotel Bar is listed in a single national Gay Bar Guide in 1964, so it likely was not very friendly to gay patrons, or otherwise only very briefly in business. No local documentation is known.

More information about this business is welcomed from anyone who can contribute it.


Listings in early "Gay Guides":
(For more information on the Guides, click here.)

1964 Guild Guide
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Credits: contents, design and arrangement by Don Schwamb.
National gay guide research by Don Schwamb.
Last updated: February-2016.