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700 N. Art Museum Dr.
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(414) 224-3200
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The Milwaukee Art Museum's collection comprises more than 20,000 works of art from ancient to contemporary and is housed in a trio of unique structures from Eero Saarinen's 1950s building through a David Kahler section added in the 1970s and the Santiago Calatrava-designed Quadracci Pavilion.

The museum houses 15th to 20th century European and American paintings, sculptures, prints, drawings, photographs, decorative arts, folk art, Haitian art and outsider art.

MAM's cafe also offers great lunches in a luminous setting with lake views.

Visit the Milwaukee Art Museum's Web site for hours, admission fees and a full description of current exhibitions.
mam.org.
 
Upcoming events

Aug. 1, 2015 - Aug. 1, 2015
Join Milwaukee Art Museum and Kohl’s Art Generation’s Story Time This Weekend with Guest Author Susan Verde

Art brings the imagination to life, and author Susan Verde has captured that experience in her children’s book The Museum. On Saturday, August 1 from 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., the Milwaukee Art Museum and Kohl’s Art Generation are hosting Susan Verde for a very special Story Time in the Galleries event. Verde will share a live reading of The Museum, a story of a young girl who experiences many emotions and inspiration as she tours an art museum. Verde will also speak with kids and families about her background and inspiration for the book. Following the presentation visitors are invited to join her in the Kohl’s Art Generation Studio for an art activity inspired by The Museum. She will also be signing books upon request, available for purchase from the Milwaukee Art Museum store. Kids and families are welcome to stop by the Kohl’s Art Generation Studio any time to enjoy a fun, interactive space designed to foster an appreciation for art through hands-on projects—which is currently open every day. This space is made possible through $6.3 million from Kohl's Cares to the Milwaukee Art Museum.

Aug. 1, 2015 - Aug. 1, 2015
Join Milwaukee Art Museum and Kohl’s Art Generation’s Story Time This Weekend with Guest Author Susan Verde

Art brings the imagination to life, and author Susan Verde has captured that experience in her children’s book The Museum. On Saturday, August 1 from 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., the Milwaukee Art Museum and Kohl’s Art Generation are hosting Susan Verde for a very special Story Time in the Galleries event. Verde will share a live reading of The Museum, a story of a young girl who experiences many emotions and inspiration as she tours an art museum. Verde will also speak with kids and families about her background and inspiration for the book. Following the presentation visitors are invited to join her in the Kohl’s Art Generation Studio for an art activity inspired by The Museum. She will also be signing books upon request, available for purchase from the Milwaukee Art Museum store. Kids and families are welcome to stop by the Kohl’s Art Generation Studio any time to enjoy a fun, interactive space designed to foster an appreciation for art through hands-on projects—which is currently open every day. This space is made possible through $6.3 million from Kohl's Cares to the Milwaukee Art Museum.

Aug. 6, 2015
Meijer Free First Thursday @ MAM

Admission to the Milwaukee Art Museum is free for individuals and families (excluding groups) on the first Thursday of each month. Start planning your visit today!

Aug. 6, 2015
Meijer Free First Thursdays @ MAM

Admission to the Milwaukee Art Museum is free for individuals and families (excluding groups) on the first Thursday of each month, thanks to Meijer.

Aug. 13, 2015
Café Art of Craft Series: Art of Grilling

Explore Wisconsin’s artisanal culinary crafts with the Museum’s culinary team, in a series of Art of Craft events. See how chefs perfect outdoor grilling in a demonstration with Executive Chef Micah Kaufman on the patio of Café Calatrava.



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