Adults

Pop-Up Museum

When: 3-6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 14
Where: 88Nine Radio Milwaukee, 220 E. Pittsburgh Ave.
Cost: FREE

The Milwaukee Public Museum and 88Nine Radio Milwaukee are teaming up to present our first-ever Pop-Up Museum – and we need your help in making it happen!

A Moveable Feast

A Moveable Feast
A Culinary Expedition and Progressive Dinner at MPM

Co-Chairs:
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. 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
Tickets: 
Call (414) 278-2728 or purchase online » 

Jerusalem 3D

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? 

Jerusalem is also screening in 2D.

Showing March 15 through June 12, 2015.

Run Time: 
45minutes
Today's Times:

Jerusalem

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?

Jerusalem is also screening in 3D.

Showing March 15 through October 8, 2015.

Run Time: 
45minutes
Today's Times:

Ancient Skies

Free with Museum Pass admission and free for members.

Run Time: 
22minutes
Today's Times:

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

Mary Nohl Day

When: 10 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Saturday, March 21
Cost:
Free with Museum Pass admission, free for members

Join husband and wife author/illustrator team Tina and Carson Kugler, Mary Nohl historian Debra Brehmer, and MPM Educators for a book launch and day of fun in honor of an extraordinary new children’s book.