There’s always something fun and exciting happening at MPM!
First Thursday of each month
All visitors receive free access to the permanent exhibits of MPM.
September - November 2018
Join us as we celebrate the 25th anniversary of this groundbreaking exhibit. Presented by Potawatomi Hotel & Casino.
Saturday mornings through 2018
Take a guided tour with Museum experts and experience MPM in a brand new way!
First Mondays, September - May 2018
Read interesting books on a wide range of topics that complement Museum exhibits.
Friday, October 19, 2018
Grab your magnifying glass and detective hat, because a rare artifact has disappeared and it's your job to find it in the Museum.
Sunday, October 21 or Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Hear unexpected stories of death from different cultures around the world and through history during our condensed version of the MPM Exposed: Decline, Decay, & Death tour. After, drop by the Dome Theater for a delightful show all about space death.
Thursday, November 15, 2018
Grab a brew and pull up a chair for "The Incredible World of Bats" with Dr. Merlin Tuttle!
Friday, December 14, 2018
Delve deeper into scandalous topics of centuries past while sampling some of our favorite spirits and snacks from the turn of the century.
June 28 - July 4, 2019
The Milwaukee Public Museum will lead a week-long solar eclipse trip to Chile.
Prepare to experience the Museum as you’ve never seen it before.