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800 W. Wells St.
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(414) 278-2702
www.mpm.edu/
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The Milwaukee Public Museum is a museum of human and natural history that interprets the world's culture and natural heritage through collections, research, education and exhibits.

Created in 1882, the museum has many interesting exhibits such as The Streets of Old Milwaukee, The Living Oceans, The Rain Forest and Butterflies Alive.

Visit the museum's Web site for hours, admission fees and more specific information on the exhibits and special attractions. www.mpm.edu
 
Upcoming events

Feb. 21, 2015 - Feb. 21, 2015
17th Annual Food & Froth Fest

Beer is one of the oldest beverages created by humankind, and our ancestors have been imbibing for at least 7,000 years. Some archaeologists even speculate that beer was a key component of early civilization. Beer belongs in a museum. General Admission: $70 Member Admission: $55 VIP Admission: $125 For tickets please visit https://www.mpm.edu/peo/ or call (414) 278-2728 Food & Froth is a 21+ event.

March 21, 2015
Mary Nohl Day at the Milwaukee Public Museum

Join illustrator and author duo Tina Kugler and Carson Kugler, Mary Nohl historian Debra Brehmer, and the MPM education team at the Milwaukee Public Museum for a day of fun in honor of an extraordinary new book. “In Mary’s Garden” is a picture book biography about Wisconsin artist Mary Nohl (1914-2001), who created extraordinary art from the humblest of materials. Mary Nohl Day Happenings 10 – 11 a.m.: Presentation by the Kuglers and discussion by Brehmer followed by book signing. 11 - 1 p.m.: MPM Art Room open for all guests – create rock art jewelry, a fish, a pet rock or a maoi sculpture! 1 - 2 p.m.: Presentation by the Kuglers and discussion by Brehmer followed by book signing. 2 – 3:30 p.m.: MPM Art Room open for all guests – create rock art jewelry, a fish, a pet rock or a maoi sculpture!

 
 


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