MPM Tours

Take a guided tour with Museum experts and experience MPM in a brand new way! 


Docent Tours
 
trexHidden MPM: Exhibit Highlights

Take a journey through the history of MPM. Hear the fascinating story behind Granny's cat, learn the secrets of the Fu Lions at the Chinese temple, and so much more! Saturdays throughout January.

Cost
$4 non-members, $2 members  plus general admission
Tickets available online when buying admission;  by calling 414-278-2728; or at the Admissions windows.

Dates - Times - Tickets
Saturdays throughout January*
11:00 a.m. (50 minutes)

January 5 January 12 January 19

*FREE tours will be held on January 26 at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., and January 27 at 1:00 p.m. Reservations required.

 
costumed docentsHidden MPM: Docent's Choice

Who better to pick tour topics than our very own docents?! Stay tuned for choice announcements. 

Cost
$4 non-members, $2 members  plus general admission
Tickets available online when buying admission;  by calling 414-278-2728; or at the Admissions windows.

Dates - Times -Tickets
Saturdays throughout February
11:00 a.m. (50 minutes)

February 2 February 9 February 16 February 23


wooden hearts
MPM Exposed: Love & Heartbreak

Do you ❤ love? We do, too! Hear stories of love, heartbreak, and weird mating habits of the animal kingdom. Play matchmaker with our exhibits, be thankful you aren't an angler fish, and get the science behind love during this Love & Heartbreak tour.

Cost

$10 per couple

Dates - Times - Tickets

Thursday, February 14
5:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m.

Friday, February 15
5:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m.

Make it a combo by adding on our Romancing the Stars Planetarium program!


skullsMPM Exposed: Decay, Decline, & Death

Nothing's sure but death and taxes. Since no one likes taxes, we decided to do a tour about death instead! Learn about causes, practices, beliefs, and unexpected stories of death from different cultures around the world and through history.

Cost

$5 per person
Tickets available online when buying admission;  by calling 414-278-2728; or at the Admissions windows.

Dates and Times

Saturday, April 6, 2019
3:00 - 5:00 p.m.


rice and tomatoes
MPM Exposed: Secrets of Sustenance

Who loves food?! We certainly do! Join us on this yummy exhibit tour to learn about ancient food-ways, the miracle of fermentation, and why chocolate makes us happy. Hear stories and play games to learn about the history and science behind your favorite foods and beverages.

Cost

$5 per person
Tickets available online when buying admission;  by calling 414-278-2728; or at the Admissions windows.

Dates and Tickets

Coming soon!