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500 N. Harbor Dr.
Milwaukee, WI 53202
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Discovery World at Pier Wisconsin is a non-profit organization located on the shores of beautiful Lake Michigan, and is committed to educational, cultural, and environmental development.
 
Upcoming events

Nov. 25, 2017 - Nov. 25, 2017
Milwaukee Maker Market

Milwaukee Maker Market, Milwaukee Maker Market? New this year, extended market madness! Celebrate Shop Small Saturday and Sunday at Discovery World, your one stop shop for all your gifting needs! Join us as we transform our promenade into a stunning and lively indoor market. Meet Milwaukee jewelry makers, artists, designers, and other skilled artisans. Shop one-of-a-kind, locally-made products including ceramics, women’s clothing, leather goods, candles, and more. Explore the market, have fun, meet amazing artists and artisans, shop, and support independent maker spirit in Milwaukee. Pick up a Gift Membership too! The Market is free, but General Admission applies if visiting entire museum. Please note that Discovery World does not select the vendors for Milwaukee Makers Market. Vendor information can be found at www.milwaukeemakersmarket.com

Dec. 16, 2017
Family Winter Weekend

Family Winter Weekend is all about Holiday and Winter Fun! Join Discovery world to celebrate the winter season with trains, snowflake science, and so much more. Forget the stress of the holiday season and spend the weekend with the whole family creating beautiful projects and participating in fun indoor winter activities.

Dec. 17, 2017
Family Winter Weekend

Family Winter Weekend is all about Holiday and Winter Fun! Join Discovery world to celebrate the winter season with trains, snowflake science, and so much more. Forget the stress of the holiday season and spend the weekend with the whole family creating beautiful projects and participating in fun indoor winter activities.

Jan. 27, 2018
Taste of Bartolotta

What’s better than a trip to Discovery World? A trip to Discovery World where your family can also enjoy some of your favorite Bartolotta Restaurants! Join us for Taste of Bartolotta where you’ll be able to explore all the interactive fun and learning that Discovery World has to offer, while enjoying delicious food throughout the museum from Bartolotta Restaurants along the way. Dining tickets will be for sale the day of the event.

Feb. 10, 2018
Love Your Great Lakes Day

Meet face to face with local organizations making waves to sustain our Great Lakes. Discovery World is teaming up with other local Fund for Lake Michigan grantees to provide fun hands on activities for everyone to enjoy. Love Your Great Lakes Day is a family-friendly event offering fun and interactive educational experiences aimed at introducing you to our community’s connection to freshwater through local organizations that are instrumental in sustaining the Great Lakes.



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