Ticket Prices

Museum Admission

Includes one Planetarium program 
and access to Mandela: The Official Exhibition through August 1

Adult 18-64: $22
Teen 14-17: $22
Senior 65+: $18
Youth 4-13: $16
Military/College: $18
Members and children 3 and younger are always FREE.

Free Member Reservations Buy Mandela Tickets
Tickets beginning August 6

Members must register/sign in to receive benefits.
Not a member? Check out the math - membership saves you money!

  • Our current hours of operation can be found here.
  • Tickets can be reserved four weeks in advance (one week in advance for Kohl's Thank You Thursdays). 
  • Please note that any on-site purchases must be made via debit/credit card; no cash will be accepted. 
  • Issues purchasing tickets or registering? Call 414-278-2728 or click here and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.

Before You Go

By purchasing admission to MPM, you agree to follow our COVID-19 Visitor Policies.

maskMasks are REQUIRED.

For the safety of the community and our staff, a properly worn mask (over both the nose and mouth) is required by all visitors ages three and older at all times. Persons with disabilities or medical conditions are exempt from this requirement.


Milwaukee County Resident Discount

Residents of Milwaukee County can receive a $2 discount on access to the permanent exhibits by registering for an account when purchasing admission and providing a valid Milwaukee County address. Cannot be combined with other discounts or offers.

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Free Days

Mother's and Father's Days are opportunities to celebrate parents and their influence on our lives and communities. Recognizing the diversity of family structures, we honor and welcome all caregivers on these holidays. On Mother's and Father's Days, visitors can enjoy one free adult admission per group.

Mother's Day: To reserve your one free adult admission, please call 414-278-2728.
Father's Day: To reserve your one free adult admission, please call 414-278-2728.


Early Closings

Please refer to our Hours of Operation webpage to review closed and early closing dates for the Museum.


Museums for All

MPM is proud to partner with Museums for All. Through this program, those receiving food assistance (SNAP benefits) can gain free or reduced admission to more than 500 museums throughout the United States simply by presenting their EBT card. Tickets are available over the phone (414-278-2728) and very limited walk-up at MPM. Cost is $3 for adult/teen/senior/youth (children 0-3 are free); $7 cost to add on our current special exhibit. Up to four per family.


CONDUCT POLICY

The Milwaukee Public Museum is committed to providing a safe environment where its patrons and employees are treated with respect and dignity.  Please refer to our Conduct Policy.


Service fees may apply. All prices subject to change without notification.