Building Info

Milwaukee Public Museum Reef Rendering. Rendering Luci Creative
  • Address:
    1340 N. 6th St.
  • Architect:
    Kahler Slater/Ennead Architects
  • Status:

Proposed new home for the Milwaukee Public Museum and Betty Brinn Children’s Museum.

A 2.4-acre project site is formed by the properties at 1340 N. 6th St., 1310-1312 N. 6th St. and 520 W. McKinley Ave.

Would be designed by a partnership of Kahler Slater and Ennead Architects.

Content referencing Milwaukee Public Museum-Betty Brinn Complex

Eyes on Milwaukee: Public Museum Seeking Environmental Cleanup Funds
Eyes on Milwaukee

Public Museum Seeking Environmental Cleanup Funds

Will be used to support demolition of one three warehouses on future museum site.

Plats and Parcels: The Milwaukee Public Museum’s Big Week
Plats and Parcels

The Milwaukee Public Museum’s Big Week

Plus: A recap of a busy week for Milwaukee real estate news.

Milwaukee Public Museum Applauds Governor Evers’ Proposed Funding of New Museum in Capital Budget
Eyes on Milwaukee: Public Museum Selects Architects, Contractors for New Home
Eyes on Milwaukee

Public Museum Selects Architects, Contractors for New Home

Five firms will guide design and development for new home for MPM and Betty Brinn Children's Museum.

Eyes on Milwaukee: Public Museum Announces New Location Near Fiserv Forum
Eyes on Milwaukee

Public Museum Announces New Location Near Fiserv Forum

Museum aims to buy three parcels at northeast corner of N. 6th St. and W. McKinley Ave.

Milwaukee Public Museum Announces Site for Future Home
Press Release

Milwaukee Public Museum Announces Site for Future Home

MPM to join the growing Deer District area in downtown Milwaukee

Eyes on Milwaukee: Public Museum, Betty Brinn to Share New Facility
Eyes on Milwaukee

Public Museum, Betty Brinn to Share New Facility

Not a merger but housing natural history and children's museums in one brand new facility.

Eyes on Milwaukee: See Concepts For Downtown Museum Campus
Eyes on Milwaukee

See Concepts For Downtown Museum Campus

UWM Studio envisions new future for Milwaukee Public Museum and Betty Brinn Children's Museum.

Downtown Cultural Campus Envisioned

Downtown Cultural Campus Envisioned

Plan would include Marcus Center, Public Museum and Children’s Museum on same site.

Plenty of Horne: New Public Museum Cost Is $150 Million
Plenty of Horne

New Public Museum Cost Is $150 Million

Seeks $50 million each from county, state and private donors.

MPM Aligning Itself for the Future
Press Release

MPM Aligning Itself for the Future

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