MLK Day Programming

This Martin Luther King Day, our Educators will be out on the floors with special activities for our visitors!


Watson Family Cart

watson familySully and Susanna Watson took their family from the oppressive conditions of ante-bellum Virginia in 1834 and, after several years in Ohio, arrived in Milwaukee in 1850.

Food & Froth

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Join us for an evening benefiting the Milwaukee Public Museum on Saturday, February 16, 2019!

Don't miss your one chance to tip back with a T. rex, snap a selfie with Snake, and cheers with Granny in the Streets of Old Milwaukee


 

Snow Day

snowflakeLearn how cultures around the world live, work, play, and celebrate during the winter months! Participate in various winter activities throughout the Museum with our Educators.

From 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., meet the Door County Sled Dogs! Take photos with the team and get your questions answered by their mushers.

 

3rd Annual Live Twitter Reenactment

Join the Milwaukee Public Museum and history graduate student volunteers for the 3rd Annual Live Re-enactment via Twitter!

This year, we’ll be “tackling” the Green Bay Packers 1939 championship win over the New York Giants, played at State Fair Park. The characters will include lightly fictionalized fans, local workers, press, players, and family members.

Follow along on Friday, December 8 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Twitter at #MKE39.