Val. Blatz Brewing Co.

© Photographed August 14, 2016
Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
43° 2.717′ N, 87° 54.501′ W
43.045283, -87.908350

This property
has been placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior

The building is located on northbound North Broadway, north of its intersection with East State Street, at or near 1120 North Broadway, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53202.

The Valentin Blatz Brewing Company was an American brewery based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. It produced Blatz Beer from 1851 until 1959, when the label was sold to Pabst Brewing Company. Blatz beer is currently produced by the Miller Brewing Company of Milwaukee, under contract for Pabst Brewing Company.

Blatz Beer
(must be 21 to enter site)

Brief History of Blatz Brewing Company

See also, The Blatz (Brewery Complex), across the street from this location.

The entrance to Valentin Blatz Brewing Company office building
The small plaque is visible to the right, next to the stair rail.

Small plaque in the sidewalk in front of the entrance.

 Screenshot of vintage postcard provided by
General Offices and Plant of the Val,.Blatz Brewing Co.
Milwaukee, Wis.
[note the office building front, center]

 Screenshots of vintage postcard provided by

1879 advertisement for Val. Blatz's Milwaukee lager beer
Published by Wittemann Bros. Lith., New York. Lithograph
possibly by Moritz Ulffers (1819-1902).
This image is available from the United States Library of Congress's
Prints and Photographs division under the digital ID cph.3a19279.
This media file is in the public domain;

Former Valentin Blatz Brewing Co. Brewery,
across Broadway from office building.

Blatz sign (above and below) in Cedarburg (Ozaukee County), Wisconsin.

 The building and marker are located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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