MPM's BioBlitz at Schlitz Audubon Nature Center

Date: Saturday, August 22 
Time: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. 
Location: Schlitz Audubon Nature Center, 1111 E. Brown Deer Road
Cost: Free 

Grab your magnifying glass and join MPM at the Schlitz Audubon Nature Center for its first ever BioBlitz!

Jean-Michel Cousteau's Secret Ocean 3D


Narrated by renowned oceanographer Dr. Sylvia Earle, "Jean-Michel Cousteau's Secret Ocean 3D" offers a breakthrough look at a secret world within the ocean that is perhaps the biggest story of all - that the smallest life in the sea is the mightiest force on which we all depend.

Showing June 13 through October 8, 2015.

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Summer of Adventure

Summer of Adventure
Summer Film Series ∙ Summer Search ∙ Crafting with Collections


Pop-Up Museum

When: 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. Saturday, September 12
Where: International Food & Art Walk, located on National Ave. between 33rd and 35th Streets 
Cost: FREE

A Moveable Feast

A Moveable Feast
A Culinary Expedition and Progressive Dinner at MPM

Nora and Jim Barry
Charles F. Wright, Jr.

Science On Tap: Sy Montgomery

Science on Tap
Carpenter Lecture Series

An evening social lecture series featuring some of the best minds in science and science reporting. We’re exploring the space where science and culture intersect, and we’re doing it over drinks. From quantum mechanics to the sensation of being hugged by an octopus, Science on Tap looks to answer questions you never knew you had about the natural world.

Raiders of the Lost Archaeology: Indiana Jones and the Curse of the Reel Excavators

Times: 6 p.m. Thursday, March 26; 9:30 a.m. or 6 p.m. Saturday, March 28
Cost: $7
Call (414) 278-2728 or purchase online » 


Jerusalem, a special film presented by National Geographic, takes audiences on an inspiring and eye-opening tour of one of the world’s oldest and most enigmatic cities. Destroyed and rebuilt countless times over 5,000 years, Jerusalem’s enduring appeal remains a mystery. What made it so important to so many different cultures? How did it become the center of the world for three major religions? Why does it still matter to us?

Showing March 15 through October 8, 2015.

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Crossroads of Civilization

Now on Exhibit!

Free with Museum Pass admission, free for members.

Member Preview: Crossroads of Civilization

You’re invited to a free, member-only preview of:
Crossroads of Civilization: Ancient Worlds of the Near East and Mediterranean

5 - 9 p.m. Friday, March 6 or
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Saturday, March 7