MKE Museum Week Participants
Betty Brinn Children’s Museum
Only area museum designed for children ages 1-10.
929 E. Wisconsin Ave. (414) 390-5437
Charles Allis Art Museum
An art museum with a dual history as a domestic showcase for the Allis family and later, as the art branch of the Milwaukee Public Library.
1801 N. Prospect Ave. (414) 278- 8295
Chudnow Museum of Yesteryear
Gives visitors a glimpse into Milwaukee life between the world wars with authentic items displayed in store settings.
839 N 11th St. (414) 273-1680
Interactive science and technology museum with freshwater and saltwater aquariums. 9 am-4 pm Tues-Fri, 10am-5pm Sat. & Sun.
500 N. Harbor Dr. (414) 765-9966
Comprehensive art collection dedicated to the evolution of human work. 9am-5pm Mon.-Fri., noon-6pm Sat., 1-4pm Sun.
1000 N. Broadway (414) 277-7501
Haggerty Museum of Art
Enriching the intellectual and creative lives of students and communities at large through collections, exhibitions, and programs. Free admission.
1234 W Tory Hill St. (414) 288-1669
More than a nostalgia trip for motorcycle enthusiasts, the museum offers a glimpse of American history.
400 W. Canal St. (877) 436-8738
Jewish Museum Milwaukee
Highlights include a wall-sized tapestry by Marc Chagall, the story of Golda Meir and the Settlement Cookbook. 10am-4pm Mon.-Thurs., 10am-2pm Fri., 12-4pm Sun. Open until 7pm third Thurs. of the month.
1360 N. Prospect Ave. (414) 390-5730
Milwaukee County Historical Society
Founded in 1935 and has become the place for people to learn about and to celebrate Milwaukee. Extensive museum & research library in a historic Milwaukee bank.
910 N. Old World Third St. (414) 273-8288
Milwaukee Art Museum
Includes the acclaimed Santiago Calatrava-designed Quadracci Pavilion, Burke Brise Soleil and the Cudahy Gardens. Open Tues.-Sun.. 10am-5pm & until 8pm on Thurs. (Burke Brise Soleil (the “wings”) opens at 10 am, flaps at noon, and closes when the museum closes). mam.org
700 N. Art Museum Dr. (414) 224-3200
Milwaukee Public Museum
and the Daniel M. Soref Dome Theater and Planetarium Walk-through exhibits such as the Streets of Old Milwaukee and lifelike dioramas, dome theater, planetarium. mpm.edu
Corner of 7th & Wells Sts. (414) 278-2728
Mitchell Park Conservatory, The Domes
Experience a desert oasis, tropical rainforest, and special floral displays 365 days a year.
524 S. Layton Blvd.
North Point Lighthouse Museum
1888 lighthouse open 1-4pm Sat. & Sun.
In Milwaukee’s Lake Park (414) 332-6754
This Flemish Renaissance home built in 1890 features Victorian craftsmanship and design. Self-Guided Tours and Gift Shop hours: 10am-4pm Mon.-Sat., noon-4pm Sun. pabstmansion.com
2000 W. Wisconsin Ave. (414) 931-0808
Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum
Renaissance-style villa with formal gardens overlooks Lake Michigan.
2220 N. Terrace Ave. (414) 271-3656
Features curated contemporary art exhibitions from a permanent collection.
1635 W. St. Paul Ave. (414) 252-0677
Wisconsin Black Historical Society/Museum
Documents and preserves the historical heritage of African descent in Wisconsin.
2620 W. Center St. (414) 372-7677