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800 W. Wells St.
Milwaukee, WI 53233
(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

Oct. 1, 2016 - Oct. 1, 2016
Wisconsin Bat Festival

Enter an inflatable cave! Meet live Bats! Dress as your favorite superhero! Have a blast! Do it all at the Wisconsin Bat Festival on October 1st, where scientists, cavers, and naturalist come together to share their love and knowledge of bats. The Wisconsin Bat Festival offers a peek into a world of mystery that few get to see – the splendor and variety of bats that live throughout the world – from bats found in your backyard to those that live in Africa. This exciting festival celebrates the unique role that bats play in our world and explores why bats are important to Wisconsin and how they keep us healthy. Guests will also get to observe how bats interact with each other, play with their toys, and how different bats eat different foods, a truly unique sight. This free festival will feature bat-themed crafts and games for kids, a 70 foot inflatable cave that can be crawled through, bat house building, educational exhibits, and live bat programs.

 
 


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