The Milwaukee Public Museum today released the first of several concepts for the MPM's future new location, aiming to break ground on the new building sometime in 2022.
As first reported by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, after 53 years in its current location on Wells Street, the Milwaukee Public Museum is in the early planning phases of finding a new home.
OnMilwaukee is once again honored to support Potawatomi Hotel and Casino's Heart of Canal Street program. As a long-time partner and passionate community advocate we're also thrilled to announced that this year we'll help support our long-time partner, the Milwaukee Public Museum (MPM).
The Milwaukee Public Museum's Streets of Old Milwaukee changes its theme twice a year, with the next change coming on July 1 as the Streets will offer a new, public health perspective in the beloved exhibit.
Eating and drinking inside the Milwaukee Public Museum isn't usually allowed. But for events like Moveable Feast and, of course, the annual Food & Froth Festival, it's embraced, encouraged and wonderful.
We're celebrating unplugged week here at OnMilwaukee - ironic, I know - but it's a perfect reminder that there is plenty to get out and do in this town if you'd just put the damn phone down for a minute (yes, guilty as charged). Here are six museums and shows worth checking out right now...
The Streets Of Old Milwaukee reopens today in the Milwaukee Public Museum. We stopped by for a sneak peek and for a chat with "Granny," who has sat in a rocking chair on the porch of her house for 50 years.
As much as I love the Milwaukee Public Museum I think it needs changes. Allow me, please, to present five ideas.
The Humphrey IMAX Dome screen at the Milwaukee Public Museum will show "Batman Begins" and "The Dark Knight" this summer.
Having grown up in a city with a world-renowned planetarium, I always took it for granted that everyoneâ€™s been to one â€¦ and more than once. The Soref, which opened in late 2006, is among the top 11 planetariums in size in the U.S. and is great fun. Here's why.
The irony isnâ€™t lost at the Private Industry Council job-training HIRE Center when out-of-work or soon-to-be out-of-work clients find themselves sitting in the same orientation session as laid off PIC workers.
If you thought Discovery World was a place for kids -- like I did -- itâ€™s time to give the lakefront institution another look.
There are abbreviations for just about everything. And we have our fair share of them in Milwaukee. The OMC (that's OnMilwaukee.com) team took the time to assemble a list of some of these local pronounceable shortcut words.
Although museum management may not want to hear it, no innovation, interactive exhibit or addition to the IMAX can match the simple pleasure of the snake button. It may be one of Milwaukee's worst-kept secrets but, since 1966, it's been one of its best-loved charms.