Milwaukee Event Calendar


Science on Tap: Mary Roach at the Milwaukee Public Museum

Sept. 28, 2017 6:00 p.m. - Sept. 28, 2017, 9:00 p.m.

How is a wedding gown like a bomb suit? Why are shrimp more dangerous to sailors than sharks? Find out on Thursday, September 28 when Mary Roach discusses her new book, Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War. America’s favorite science writer uses humor and compassion as she tackles how science is trying to conquer a soldier’s most challenging adversaries and answers questions not found in any other book in the military. Date: Thursday, September 28 Time: 6:00 p.m. social hour, 7:00 p.m. presentation, 8:00 p.m. book signing Where: Milwaukee Public Museum, 800 W. Wells Street Cost: $20 More info: Cash bar available. Ticket includes admission after 5:00 p.m. to First Floor exhibits only. Recommended for ages 14+.

Milwaukee Public Museum
800 W. Wells St.
Milwaukee, WI 53233
Venue Description:
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.
Milwaukee Public Museum