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This Week

MPM Tours

After HoursExhibitsKidsAdults

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

Dates & Times:
  • Sat, Nov 4 3:00 PM

Kohl's Thank You Thursday

KidsAdults

ALL visitors receive FREE access to the permanent exhibits of MPM on Kohl's Thank You Thursday, the first Thursday of every month.

Dates & Times:
  • Thu, Nov 2 10:00 AM

Science on Tap

After HoursLecturesAdults

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

Dates & Times:
  • Thu, Nov 2 6:30 PM

Weapons: Up Close and Personal

Members-Only

The Up Close and Personal tour series gives visitors a glimpse of members-only perks by exploring exhibit topics, artifacts, and related items from the Museum's collections up-close.

Dates & Times:
  • Thu, Nov 2 6:30 PM
  • Sat, Nov 4 1:00 PM

Archaeology Day

KidsAdults

Join us for Archaeology Day and test your archaeology know-how!

Dates & Times:
  • Sat, Nov 4 10:00 AM

This Month

Kohl's Thank You Thursday

KidsAdults

ALL visitors receive FREE access to the permanent exhibits of MPM on Kohl's Thank You Thursday, the first Thursday of every month.

Dates & Times:
  • Thu, Nov 2 10:00 AM

Science on Tap

After HoursLecturesAdults

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

Dates & Times:
  • Thu, Nov 2 6:30 PM

Weapons: Up Close and Personal

Members-Only

The Up Close and Personal tour series gives visitors a glimpse of members-only perks by exploring exhibit topics, artifacts, and related items from the Museum's collections up-close.

Dates & Times:
  • Thu, Nov 2 6:30 PM
  • Sat, Nov 4 1:00 PM

Archaeology Day

KidsAdults

Join us for Archaeology Day and test your archaeology know-how!

Dates & Times:
  • Sat, Nov 4 10:00 AM

MPM Tours

After HoursExhibitsKidsAdults

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

Dates & Times:
  • Sat, Nov 4 3:00 PM
  • Sat, Nov 25 3:00 PM

MPM Book Club

Adults

Read interesting books on a wide range of topics that complement Museum exhibits. MPM docents select the books and facilitate the discussions.

Dates & Times:
  • Mon, Nov 6 12:00 PM

Veterans Day

Free general admission for Veterans and current members of the military.

Dates & Times:
  • Sat, Nov 11 (All day)

Lunch & Lecture

LecturesAdultsSchool GroupsPublic Program

Get a taste of some of the great research happening in Milwaukee during our Lunch & Lecture presentations. Costs vary, reservations required.
10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. second Tuesdays, select months September through May.

Dates & Times:
  • Tue, Nov 14 10:30 AM

November Overnight: Dream Big

After HoursKidsTheater

Experience the Museum under the cover of darkness! Overnights are for scout groups and families with children ages 6-12. 

Dates & Times:
  • Fri, Nov 17 6:00 PM

Deck the Streets of Old Milwaukee

ExhibitsKidsAdults

Join MPM in holiday tradition as we Deck the Streets of Old Milwaukee to celebrate the season!

Dates & Times:
  • Sat, Nov 18 (All day)
  • Sun, Nov 19 (All day)
  • Mon, Nov 20 (All day)
  • Tue, Nov 21 (All day)
  • Wed, Nov 22 (All day)
  • Thu, Nov 23 (All day)
  • Fri, Nov 24 (All day)
  • Sat, Nov 25 (All day)
  • Sun, Nov 26 (All day)
  • Mon, Nov 27 (All day)
  • Tue, Nov 28 (All day)
  • Wed, Nov 29 (All day)
  • Thu, Nov 30 (All day)

Deck the Streets of Old Milwaukee: Kick-Off Celebration

ExhibitsKidsAdults

Join MPM for a holiday kick-off celebration on November 18!

Dates & Times:
  • Sat, Nov 18 10:00 AM

MPM Closed

MPM will be closed on the following dates: Independence Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.

Dates & Times:
  • Thu, Nov 23 (All day)

Black Friday at MPM

ExhibitsKidsAdults

Join us for fun, family activities at the Museum during Black Friday!

Dates & Times:
  • Fri, Nov 24 10:00 AM