Educational Programs

The Museum offers a variety of educational programs – included with regular admission, and free for Museum members – for all ages!

Preschool programs

Birth through age 5 are critical years in a child’s development. Our preschool programs are a great way to get ready for kindergarten and beyond – and have fun learning together. Space is limited. Please sign up when you arrive at the Museum:

Tot Time: Ages 1 –3, weekly on Thursdays
Music Makers: Ages 2 – 5 , weekly on Fridays
Pint-Size Science: Ages 2 – 5, monthly

Please check the calendar for dates and times of our preschool programs or download a copy of our newsletter, Handprints, for information about all of our upcoming programs and events.

Special educational programs

Visitors can enjoy maker workshops in our Be A Maker space, as well as programs with community partners like the Zoological Society of Milwaukee, Milwaukee Ballet, WaterStone Bank, Danceworks, the Urban Ecology Center and more. Please check the calendar for the current schedule of special programs.

Upcoming Events
Mon 01

Be A Maker: Morning Open Making

May 1 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mon 01

Be A Maker: After-School Open Making

May 1 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Tue 02

Be A Maker: Morning Open Making

May 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
See the Full Calendar
Spring Break Membership Sale

Now is the time to become a Museum member, with a discount on all new and gift memberships during the month of April! Don’t miss all the fun for spring break, including our special Big League Fun exhibit, weekly educational programs, and Be A Maker workshops.

Click here, to join today!