Hours of Operation

mummyWednesdays through Mondays
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Closed Dates

Independence Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Eve - early closing at 3:00 p.m.
Christmas Day


The Narwhal: Revealing an Arctic Legend special exhibit opens July 9.

The Streets of Old Milwaukee and European Village exhibits will be closing for the day at 4:30 p.m. on July 15, 2022.

The Puelicher Butterfly Wing will be closed July 11, 2022 through July 15, 2022 for cleaning.


Museum Cafe

Thursdays through Sundays
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Coffee Kiosk

Thursdays through Sundays
9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

candyGift Shops

The Museum Marketplace is open during Museum hours of operation.

The Haymarket Candy Store is currently closed.


Daniel M. Soref Dome Theater and Planetarium 

Click here for information about showtimes.