After Hours

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 » 

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

Solar Eclipse Viewing Party

Please note! This event will take place at the Urban Ecology Center - Riverside Park, 1500 E. Park Pl., weather permitting. Telescopes will also be set up at the Museum, but viewing may be compromised by the cityscape.

When: Solar Eclipse: 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. Thursday, October 23
Cost: FREE

Lunar "Blood Moon" Eclipse with Telescopes

Please note! This event will take place at the Urban Ecology Center - Riverside Park, 1500 E. Park Pl., weather permitting.

When: Lunar Eclipse: 4 - 7:30 a.m. October 8
Cost: FREE

MPM Inside Out

5:30 – 8:30 p.m. Friday, April 24
Cost: FREE – members only!
Reservations: Call (414) 278-6170 or (888) 700-9069. Reservations for this event must be made by phone and are required by Wednesday, April 22. Not a member? It’s easy to join - call the number above or join online!

Educator Appreciation Events

When: 4 - 8 p.m. Friday, February 27
Free for educator pass holders. Invite a guest at a special ticket rate. Not an Educator Hall Pass Holder? It's easy and FREE to register »
Pre-registration is required by calling (414) 223-4676.

Halloween Hauntings

October 2015

Enjoy ghoulish good fun throughout the Museum:

Thursday Nights at MPM

Visit us on Thursday evenings for just $10! The Museum is open until 8 p.m. on Thursdays, and regular admission is just $10 after 5 p.m. Unwind after a day at the office with a walk through your favorite exhibit area, or bring the kids for an evening visit with fewer distractions. Avoid the crowds and spend an evening with MPM.

Art en Fleurs: "The World At Our Fingertips"

When: Public viewing and workshops: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. July 19; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 20; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 21
Preview party: 5:30 – 9 p.m. Friday, July 19

Reservations: Reservations are required for the workshops and Friday night Preview Party.

Friends of the MPM Annual Gala

Thank you for joining us for the 28th Annual Friends of the Milwaukee Public Museum Annual Gala
Presented by Associated Bank
6 p.m. Saturday, October 18, 2014

Remember to bring your cellular phone to the Gala. Auction items are now online and ready for bidding.