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929 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202
414-390-KIDS (5437)
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Hours and Fees:
Monday-Saturday9am - 5pm
SundayNoon - 5pm
See calendar for special hours.
Adults & children age 1 and older $8.00
Seniors (age 55 and older) $7.00
Children younger than 1 year FREE
Members FREE

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Members-Only Events
MILWAUKEE MUSEUM MEMBER SWAP DAY


December 7
On Sunday, December 7, your Betty Brinn Children's Museum membership card is your ticket to:
- Charles Allis Art Museum
- Discovery World
- Grohmann Museum
- Harley-Davidson Museum
- Milwaukee Art Museum
- Milwaukee Public Museum
- Pabst Mansion
- Villa Terrace Art Museum

No registration is required, just show your membership card and photo ID at the admissions desk at each venue to receive your free admission. Only the named adults and the number of children stated on your membership card will be admitted, valid December 7, 2014 only. Please check each museum’s website for hours and visitor information.
Special Events
US BANK & FOX 6 NEIGHBORHOOD NIGHT


The third Thursday of every month from 5 - 8 p.m.
Enjoy FREE admission and evening hours on the third Thursday of every month.

Visitors during Neighborhood Night also have the opportunity to participate in special Be A Maker programs. Kids will design and build components for a large-scale 3D collaborative sculpture that will be displayed at BBCM, then construct their own pieces to take home. Mentors from BBCM and Milwaukee Makerspace will introduce tools, materials and techniques for endless ways to experiment and create.

Be A Maker programs during Neighborhood Night are presented by the Brady Corporation Foundation with additional support provided by the Maihaugen Foundation, and by a grant from the Milwaukee Arts Board and the Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin.
NOT-SO-SCARY HALLOWEEN


October 23 – 25
Noon – 4 p.m.

Families are invited to celebrate the fall season with plenty of fun Halloween activities created especially for children! Free for Museum members and free with regular paid admission for non-members.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 23:
- Anderson Insect Zoo presented by Anderson Pest Solutions, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
- Mad Science Lab, noon, 1, 2 & 3 p.m.: Experiment with spooky science
- Creepy Crafts, noon - 4 p.m.: Make a skeleton, or X-ray or 3D hands
- Spooky Puppet Theater, noon - 4 p.m.: Tell your best scary story
- Monster Raceway, noon - 4 p.m.: Build your own racecar!

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 24
- Creepy Crafts, noon - 4 p.m.
- Spooky Puppet Theater, noon - 4 p.m.
- Monster Raceway, noon - 4 p.m.
- Mad Science Lab, noon, 1, 2 & 3 p.m.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 25
- Spooky Puppet Theater, noon - 4 p.m.
- Monster Raceway, noon - 4 p.m.
- Mad Science Lab, noon, 1, 2 & 3 p.m.
- Kohl’s Wild Theatre presents “The Great Global Extravaganza”, 2 & 3 p.m.

Beginning October 6, patrons can receive free admission to the Not-So-Scary Halloween by purchasing any of the following items and showing their receipt Oct. 23-25 at the Museum (one admission per product):
- Any loaf of Breadsmith bread
- Half-gallon of Kemps flavored milk
- Any two Sargento Tastings items
CHOO CHOO BOB AND THE HOLY SMOKESTACKS REVUE


RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!
A FREE performance brought to the Museum by Wm. K. Walthers, Inc. and Trainfest
November 7

Little engineers are invited to join Choo Choo Bob and the Holy Smokestacks Revue at a fun-filled live show of songs, sketches and tons of train fun!

Children attending this special performance will receive a free ticket to Trainfest, America’s largest operating model railroad show to be held at Wisconsin State Fair Park on November 8-9, and an entry into the Holy Smokestacks Giveaway. One winner will receive a train set courtesy of Wm. K. Walthers, a Choo Choo Bob prize pack, and a family four-pack of tickets to Trainfest.

SORRY! AT THIS TIME BOTH SHOWS ARE FULL. If there are cancellations or seats open up, we'll be sure to re-open reservations. Thank you!
NEW YEAR'S EVE AT NOON


December 31
9 a.m. - noon

Ring in 2015 at the Museum. Kids can create their own confetti launcher in our Be A Maker space, count down to the big ball drop at noon and celebrate with dancing and a juice toast.


Did you know...?
The Museum offers free memberships for families in need. If you would like to sponsor a membership for a needy family click here.

If you are interested in receiving a free membership, please contact our Family Focus Membership Coordinator at familyfocus@
bbcmkids.org
or (414) 390-KIDS (5437), ext. 228.



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