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Frogs! Toad-aly Takes Over MPM On October 6
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Frogs! Toad-aly Takes Over MPM On October 6

On October 6, The Milwaukee Public Museum (MPM) will offer visitors the ultimate ribbet-ing experience.

MPM Unveils Future Museum Concepts
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MPM Unveils Future Museum Concepts

The Museum has publicly stated that it hopes to break ground in 2022.

Installation of Maya Artifacts, National Treasures from Belize, Underway at the Milwaukee Public Museum
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Installation of Maya Artifacts, National Treasures from Belize, Underway at the Milwaukee Public Museum

Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed will open to the public on Saturday, February 10 and runs through May 28.

Unlock the Ancient Secrets of Maya at the Milwaukee Public Museum
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Unlock the Ancient Secrets of Maya at the Milwaukee Public Museum

Limited Engagement: February 10 – May 28, 2018

Celebrate the Season at <em>Deck the Streets of Old Milwaukee</em>
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Celebrate the Season at Deck the Streets of Old Milwaukee

MPM holiday events are included in general admission or free for MPM members.

Milwaukee Public Museum Opens New Exhibition, <em>Weapons: Beyond the Blade</em>
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Milwaukee Public Museum Opens New Exhibition, Weapons: Beyond the Blade

Comprised of over 180 rarely seen artifacts from MPM’s Anthropology and History collections.

MPM Aligning Itself for the Future
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MPM Aligning Itself for the Future

Museum Leadership has been investigating whether to construct a new museum building downtown.

While everyone else is buying “stuff,” buy your family and friends one-of-a-kind experiences from the Milwaukee Public Museum!
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While everyone else is buying “stuff,” buy your family and friends one-of-a-kind experiences from the Milwaukee Public Museum!

Get your holiday shopping done without ever leaving the house.

Uncover the Forensic Science Behind Wisconsin’s “Hidden” Criminal Cases at the Milwaukee Public Museum’s Science on Tap
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Uncover the Forensic Science Behind Wisconsin’s “Hidden” Criminal Cases at the Milwaukee Public Museum’s Science on Tap

Science on Tap lectures are $10 or $5 for Museum members.

Celebrate Beer’s History – and Make Some of Your Own – at MPM’s 18th Annual Food & Froth Fest
The Milwaukee Public Museum’s Streets of Old Milwaukee to Reopen on December 11
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The Milwaukee Public Museum’s Streets of Old Milwaukee to Reopen on December 11

Streets was originally opened in January 1965

Historic Milwaukee Companies Help Reimagine the Milwaukee Public Museum’s Streets of Old Milwaukee
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Historic Milwaukee Companies Help Reimagine the Milwaukee Public Museum’s Streets of Old Milwaukee

If the popularity of the Milwaukee Public Museum’s Streets of Old Milwaukee (Streets) exhibition is any indication, there are few cities more proud of their beginnings than Milwaukee.

Milwaukee Public Museum’s New Permanent Exhibition <i>Crossroads of Civilization</i> Opens March 15
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Milwaukee Public Museum’s New Permanent Exhibition Crossroads of Civilization Opens March 15

Crossroads of Civilization highlights the ancient world of the Near East and Mediterranean.