Adults

Member Preview: Alien Worlds and Androids

You’re invited to a free, member-only preview of:
Alien Worlds and Androids

Friday, October 3, 2014
9 a.m.-9 p.m.

Sci-Fi Film Fest

Join us as we celebrate all things scientific, futuristic, or just plain weird during our Sci-Fi Film Fest featuring movies voted “in” by you – the viewer. 

What should we show?
Take our Sci-Fi Film Fest Survey »

Winners will be announced at 5:30 p.m. on September 5.

Exhibit Interactive Testing – Call for Volunteers

When: 9 a.m. – noon, Friday, July 25, 2014
Who:
visitors ages 10+
Contact:
register in advance at (414) 278-2728

Collector's Day

10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday, November 8
FREE with Museum admission.

Avid collectors from around the region will exhibit their unique collections of artifacts, specimens and memorabilia during the Museum’s annual Collector's Day event.

Clue Crew Kids Club Party: “If Clothes Could Talk…”

6–9 p.m. Friday, August 22
This is a FREE members-only event, for families and kids-at-heart.
Members may bring a guest for $5.
Reservations required by Wednesday, August 20.
Call the Membership Hotline: (414) 278-6170 or (888) 700-9069

Military & Veterans Family Day

Any active or retired member of the military who presents valid military or veteran identification on July 5 will receive free admission for themselves and five family members.

This special opportunity is part of Milwaukee County's 3-Day Pass initiative.

For details on this and other great opportunities happening in Milwaukee from July 4 - 6, download a 3-Day Pass brochure »

Dinosaurs Alive!

Run Time: 
44minutes
Next Show Time:
Mon, 09/01/2014 - 12:30pm

Back to the Moon for Good

Back To The Moon For Good chronicles the efforts of teams around the world competing for the largest incentivized prize in history, the $30 million Google Lunar XPRIZE. To win the Google Lunar XPRIZE, a team must land a robotic spacecraft on the Moon, navigate 500 meters over the lunar surface, and send video, images and data back to Earth. This global competition is designed to spark imagination and inspire a renewed commitment to space exploration, not by governments or countries – but by the citizens of the world.

Run Time: 
45minutes
Next Show Time:
Mon, 09/01/2014 - 3:30pm

Pandas: The Journey Home 3D

In Pandas: The Journey Home 3D, viewers are granted unprecedented access to the Wolong Panda Center in China, where you can follow the center's pandas at a significant milestone in their history. After decades of its captive breeding program, the center has hit its target number of 300 giant pandas and must now tackle the challenge of reintroducing breeding populations to the wild.

Run Time: 
45minutes
Next Show Time:
Mon, 09/01/2014 - 11:30am

International Museum Day

When: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Sunday, May 18
Cost: Activities are FREE with regular Museum admission. Costs vary for Cafe and Coffee Kiosk specials.