Adult Programs

If your last visit to MPM was on a field trip, you’re missing out on all the fun!

adults with drinksWhether you’re looking for a great date or fun with friends, MPM’s got you covered. Join us for nights out filled with engaging experiences, memorable discussions, and dynamic one-of-a-kind adventures.

Evening Events
bottle of green liquidPick Your Poison

May 17, 2019

Venture onto a poisonous path of your own choosing to experience all three exhibits floors, including The Power of Poison exhibit. Each path will take you on a journey where you’ll sample food and drink with poisonous connections and meet MPM experts who will tell you toxic tales about items in our collections. Details to follow.

adults taking ussieAdult Sleepover

Spring 2020

As a sleepover guest, prepare to experience the Museum as you’ve never seen it before with exciting tours, behind-the-scenes curator chats, films in our six-story Dome Theater, and the freedom to have your ideal museum evening.


skullsMPM Exposed

Think you know MPM’s exhibits? Think again! Learn the adults-only stories of your favorite exhibits. Themes and dates vary. 

butterfliesHidden Museum

Take a guided tour with Museum experts and experience our exhibits and artifacts in a new way! Themes and dates vary.  

people in theaterLunch & Lecture

Get a taste of some of the great research happening in Wisconsin, and if you’re hungry for more, stay for a great lunch. Themes and dates vary.  

science on tap logoScience on Tap

Spend the evening exploring  the space where science and culture intersect, over drinks. Themes and dates vary.