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Betty Brinn Children's Museum [edit]
929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(414) 390-5437
www.bbcmkids.org
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The Betty Brinn Children's Museum is the only area museum designed specifically for kids under 10. The museum uses hands-on exhibits and role playing to stimulate learning.

Children can explore the workings of the human body, learn about economics and commerce, create their own toys and even produce their own television show. There is also the "play port" for toddlers ages three and under.

Group tours are welcome with advance reservations.
 
Upcoming events

Jan. 26, 2017 - Jan. 26, 2017
MakeShift: High-Tech Hibernation

High-Tech Hibernation, our first MakeShift of 2017, is guaranteed to warm you up. In addition to tasty treats and beverages perfect for hibernating, your $10 MakeShift ticket includes: -Tinkering with electricity to create your very own robot and art (robART) to take home; -DIY letterpress projects; -Fun with lasers; -Creative types -- including our own maker/educators -- who love to talk about tools, technology, crafts and more. Join us!

 
 


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