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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

March 19, 2017 - March 19, 2017
Outpost’s Global Flavors Market: Taste Milwaukee, Taste the World

Featuring global-inspired cuisine from Outpost vendors and local restaurants. FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Sample a variety of flavors…Buy what you love!

March 31, 2017 - March 31, 2017
Indulgences at the Milwaukee Public Museum

Crème brûlée. Funnel cakes. Bilinis with caviar and crème fraîche. Fish and chips. Brie and chardonnay. Fried cheese curds and beer. Foie gras. Chocolate covered bacon. Turkish coffee. Caramel Macchiato. Whatever your palate preference, food is no longer a means for survival; it is a gratifying experience we treat ourselves to. Discover the science behind some of your most decadent cravings with hands-on experiences and delectable tastings at Indulgences at the Milwaukee Public Museum. All guests must be 18 years or older.

May 19, 2017 - May 20, 2017
Sleepover at the Milwaukee Public Museum

Leave the kids at home on May 19 and discover what really happens at the Milwaukee Public Museum during the night! Experience the Museum as you’ve never seen it before with exciting tours, curator chats, films in our 6-story dome theater, and the freedom to have your ideal museum evening. Guests will enjoy food stations available throughout the evening, two drink tickets, a late night snack, continental breakfast with a morning mimosa plus special exhibit-based programming. All guests must be 21 or older. When: Friday, May 19, 2017 Time: Registration begins at 6:00 p.m. Cost: $125 per person; $115 for groups of 10 or more; and $100 for MPM members

 
 


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