After Hours

Science on Tap

We’re exploring the space where science and culture intersect, and we’re doing it over drinks. 

This evening social lecture series features some of the best minds in science. From the sensation of being hugged by an octopus to quantum mechanics, Science on Tap looks to answer questions you never knew you had!

Raiders of the Lost Archaeology: Indiana Jones and the Curse of the Reel Excavators

Times: 6 p.m. Thursday, March 26; 9:30 a.m. or 6 p.m. Saturday, March 28
Cost: $7
Tickets: 
Call (414) 278-2728 or purchase online » 

Member Preview: Crossroads of Civilization

You’re invited to a free, member-only preview of:
Crossroads of Civilization: Ancient Worlds of the Near East and Mediterranean

5 - 9 p.m. Friday, March 6 or
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Saturday, March 7

Halloween Hauntings

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For Members & Member Guests Only!

Date: Friday, October 27, 2017 or Saturday, October 28, 2017
Time: 6-9 p.m. (Friday) or 2-5 p.m. (Saturday)
Cost: Free to members; $5 member guests (limit 2)
RSVP: Required; call 414-278-6170 or 888-700-9069.

Have some spirited fun at the Milwaukee Public Museum during Halloween Hauntings.

Thursday Nights at MPM

Visit us on Thursday evenings for just $10! The Museum is open until 8 p.m. on Thursdays, and regular admission is just $10 after 5 p.m. Unwind after a day at the office with a walk through your favorite exhibit area, or bring the kids for an evening visit with fewer distractions. Avoid the crowds and spend an evening with MPM.

20th Annual Food & Froth


20th Annual Food & Froth

An Evening Benefiting the Milwaukee Public Museum
Saturday, February 17, 2018; 7 – 10 p.m.

Romancing the Stars

This Valentine's Day, give that special someone the universe as the Daniel M. Soref Planetarium presents a special two-evening run of the Valentine's show Romancing the Stars. Couples can embark on an out-of-this-world date at the Planetarium, complete with a romantic tour of the universe and a look at which star clusters are actually "constellations of love." A red rose and box of chocolates will be given to each couple.

Run Time: 
45minutes
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