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Discovery World [edit]
500 N. Harbor Dr.
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(414) 765-9966
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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

Aug. 27, 2017 - Aug. 27, 2017
Iron Chef Milwaukee

Milwaukee’s finest chefs are put to the test in the ultimate culinary competition and battle for your taste buds all while raising funds for a great cause. Guests will enjoy fabulous food from Milwaukee’s top chefs while looking out over awe inspiring Lake Michigan from Discovery World.

Advance purchase General Admission tickets for a 7:15pm entry are $50 each, or $60 the day of the event.

A Special VIP early entry ticket and tasting at 6:15pm is $75 per person in advance or $85 the day of. Food is included in ticket price. Cash bar.

To purchase tickets, become a participating Iron Chef or for sponsorship information, visit or call 414-744-3287(vm).

All proceeds from the event will directly benefit Happy Endings No Kill Cat Shelter.

Sept. 30, 2017
Sci-Fi Family Day

Sci-Fi Family Day is back at Discovery World! See magnificent costumes, props, and displays while you interact with your favorite characters from the sci-fi world! Add to the fun of the day by dressing up as your favorite character! Discovery World is a family-oriented technology center. Please keep your costume tasteful. Nothing excessively revealing or gory will be allowed. No real weapons allowed, including guns, knives, swords, etc.

Oct. 20, 2017
Halloween Members Night

Bring the whole family for a howling good time! Halloween Members Night will feature Discovery World’s Haunted Sailing Vessel (S/V) Denis Sullivan and many other surprises, plus the entire museum and café will be open to members and their guests from 5-9p! Watch your email or check our website for information about the exciting labs that will be offered during this spooky night. Costumes for all ages are highly encouraged, so start planning now!

Nov. 11, 2017
Girls & STEM

Come celebrate Girls & STEM! – a one-day special event that celebrates local women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) careers and all the opportunities for girls and women to play and work in STEM fields in our community and throughout Wisconsin. Along the Discovery World Promenade and throughout the museum, local and regional Discovery World partners in STEM fun, education, and careers will engage with guests through hands-on STEM-focused interactive booths.

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.

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