Wisconsin's Natural History Museum

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MPM Exposed Tours

Think you know MPM’s exhibits? Think again! Join this yummy December tour series to learn about ancient food-ways.

Holiday Guide

We invite you to make the season a little brighter with our festive events and celebrations.

Museum Store Sunday

Receive  25% off MPM-branded ornaments on Sunday, November 25!

MPM All In

Our free mobile app  helps families and groups, including visitors with autism and disabilities, plan their visit or interact while at the Museum.

MPM on the Move

Our outreach program brings the Museum to the community!


Become a Member

Receive free general admission for one year, free Planetarium programs, parking discounts, event invites, and many other benefits!

Make a Donation

Your gift helps inspire curiosity, excite minds, and increase desire to preserve and protect our world’s natural and cultural diversity.

Corporate Partners

Support education programs, community outreach, and scientific research, while creating unique opportunities for your company.

green frogs


Limited engagement October 6, 2018 - January 6, 2019

black gorilla


There's always something exciting happening at MPM!


Research & Collections

Find out more about the 4,000,000+ objects in our collection.