Kenosha was settled in 1853. The early name by the Ojibwa Indians is reported as Masu-kinoja. This describes the place of spawning trout as "Trout (Pike) come all at same time." Located in Southeastern Wisconsin, on the shores of Lake Michigan, between Chicago and Milwaukee, is Kenosha, Wisconsin. It's a great place to enjoy shopping, great dining, lodging and antique hunting!
Kenosha County is home to five colleges and university centers, two brand-name manufacturers and designers' outlet malls, the Bristol Renaissance Faire, automotive sports, and classic 19th century architecture.
Whater you like to do - picnicking, swimming, cross-country skiing, golfing, hiking, sledding, cycling, or just finding a quiet escape from your concerns of the day --- discover the pleasures and rewards of Kenosha, Wisconsin.