Ticket Prices

Museum Experience Packages

Museum Pass - Includes all Permanent Exhibits and a Planetarium Program
  Public             Classic Member Patron Member
Adult $17 FREE FREE
Youth (5 - 13) $12 FREE FREE
Senior (65+) $14 FREE FREE
College Student / Active Military $14 FREE FREE

Children 4 and younger are always free.

Total Museum Pass - Includes all Permanent Exhibits, a Planetarium Program, and a Dome Theater Show
  Public             Classic Member Patron Member
Adult $23 $5 FREE
Youth (5 - 13) $17 $4 FREE
Senior (65+) $19 $4 FREE
College Student / Active Military $19 $4 FREE

Children 4 and younger are always free.

Prices subject to change without notification. Senior, college student and military package prices available with valid ID only.

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Milwaukee County Resident Discount

Residents of Milwaukee County receive a $2.00 discount on general admission everyday. Adult residents must present valid photo identification showing Milwaukee County residency, and children must be accompanied by an adult showing proof of residency to receive this discount.

Free General Admission Days

Admission is always free on the first Thursday of every month for all visitors, thanks to a partnership with Kohl's. Additional charges apply for the Dome Theater and special exhibitions. Read more about Kohl's Thank You Thursday.

Free days include:

  • Kohl's Thank You Thursday – First Thursday of each month free for all visitors. 2015 dates include: June 4, July 2, August 6, September 3, October 1, November 5, December 3
  • Mother's Day – Free for Mothers
  • Father's Day – Free for Fathers
  • Veteran's Day – Free for Veterans and current members of the military
  • Grandparent's Day – Free for Grandparents
  • Memorial Day – Free for Veterans and current members of the military

Group Admission

MPM welcomes groups of all types, and offers discounted ticket prices for group visits booked on a single reservation, in advance. Learn more about our group visit policies for:

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  • Online
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  • By Phone

    Dome Theater and Planetarium   (414) 319-4629
    General Museum & Group Sales       (414) 278-2728
    School field trips   (414) 278-2714
    Member tickets & membership sales   (414) 278-6170
    Gift Certificates   (414) 278-2728
    Toll free   (888) 700-9069
    All phone orders include a $5 service fee.
  • At the Museum
    Tickets may be purchased at the museum box office located in the concourse.