Community of Curiosity

mpm community of curiosity


Welcome to the Milwaukee Public Museum's virtual programming!

Every month, we'll bring you new videos, activities, and information about one of our beloved exhibits. You're sure to be included in a community of people curious about the natural world and are ready to explore when you enjoy our monthly programming from home!

In addition, on this page you'll find dynamic content previously featured on our "Discover MPM at Home!" webpage, for your continued enjoyment with friends or family.

Tap into your curiosity and have fun! 

Monthly Themes

July/August: Go Outside!
June: BioBlitz
May: Living Fossils
April: Ancient Wisconsin
March: Women's History Month
February: Black History Month

Discover at Home
Lifelong Learning

Adults: You’re never too old to learn something new!

the DromaeosaurMPM Untold
Get an inside look at the Museum’s collections and research when you watch MPM Untold, a series that tells you the stories you don’t know. Then, test your new knowledge with our quizzes!

Question with an Expert

MPM Insights

girl holding magnifying glass up to her eyeWhat will you find… behind the scenes?

Google 360
Check out a 360-degree view of our labs and learn some fun facts. You may find a surprise guest hidden in each room! 🐍

Green Roof
Check out this timelapse video of the Museum’s Green Roof construction. 

Creating an Exhibit
Discover just what goes into creating an exhibit as we look back at the process used to create Crossroads of Civilization and A Tribute to Survival.

animal crossingAnimal Crossing Virtual Museum 

Our staff were thrilled to find many of the specimens you can collect in Animal Crossing can also be found in MPM's collections!


poster hanging in escalator hallShare with Us

Tell us what you found the last time you were at the Museum, or share your favorite shots of yourself or your family doing Community of Curiosity activities.

Use #MPMWhatWillYouFind on social media for a chance to be featured!