MPM Tours

Take a guided tour with Museum experts and experience MPM in a brand new way! 


Docent Tours
docents in costumeHidden MPM:  Docent's Choice

Who better to choose tour topics than our docents?  50 minutes. Capacity 20.

Topics
August 3: Native Americans of Pre-Contact Wisconsin
August 10: Music of Asia and Africa
August 17: Highlights of Streets of Old Milwaukee 
August 24: Conserving Rainforest Biodiversity
August 31: Native Americans from European Contact to Today

Date and Time
Saturdays, August 3-31
11:00 a.m. - Noon

Cost
$4 non-members plus admission, $2 members

Tickets
August 24 August 31


spiderHidden MPM: Spiders

Spiders have been tied to human culture and folklore for thousands of years. Explore the stories of spiders in our permanent exhibits.

Date and Time
Saturdays, October 5 - November 30   
11:00 a.m. - Noon

Cost
$4 non-members plus admission, $2 members
Tickets available at the Admissions windows.


native american powwow exhibitHidden MPM: A Tribute to Survival

Join us for a fascinating overview exploring how First Americans survived and thrived while shaping U.S. history and transforming the rest of the world.

Date and Time
Saturdays, November 2-30   
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Cost
$4 non-members plus admission, $2 members

Tickets
November 2November 9November 16November 23 November 30


lamppost and snowflakesHidden MPM: Holidays in History

Learn how holiday traditions brought by European immigrants to Milwaukee blended together to create our modern celebrations.

Date and Time
Saturdays, December 7-28*
11:00 a.m. - Noon

Cost
$4 non-members plus admission, $2 members

Tickets
December 7 December 21 December 28

*No tour December 14.


MPM Exposed
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