Community Events – Museums & Tours
Betty Brinn Children's Museum
929 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53202
Betty Brinn Children's Museum is a non-profit, private organization dedicated to providing interactive exhibits and educational resources that promote the healthy development of children and families. Betty Brinn Children's Museum offers two types of Girl Scout programming.
Captain Fredrick Pabst Mansion
2000 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, WI, 53233
Located in Milwaukee, Captain Fredrick Pabst Mansion operates a house museum that preserves the legacy of the Pabst family and their impact on citizens, history and culture of the Greater Milwaukee community.
Historic Milwaukee, Inc.
207 E. Michigan St. S406 Milwaukee, WI 53202
Historic Milwaukee, Inc. provides architectural walking tours and other educational programs that highlight Milwaukee's architecture and the built environment, including Doors Open.
Kenosha Public Museum
5500 1st Ave. Kenosha, WI
The Kenosha Public Museum, located in Kenosha, Wisconsin, is a natural sciences and fine and decorative arts museum. Established in 1933, the Museum’s collections have grown to
over 80,000, including 1,200 works in the fine arts collection. Exhibit programming includes mammoths, world cultures, Native Americans, zoology, geology, fossils, and fine and decorative arts.
Milwaukee Public Museum
800 W. Wells Street, Milwaukee, WI 53233
The Milwaukee Public Museum, one of the largest in the United States, is a museum of human and natural history providing a dynamic and stimulating environment for learning, with something to excite and challenge visitors with a diversity of interests.
North Point Lighthouse Friends
2650 North Wahl Ave. Milwaukee
Their mission is to promote the North Point Lighthouse Station, to inspire appreciation of its importance to Wisconsin maritime history and to promote its use consistent with the character of Lake Park and the surrounding neighborhood.
Old World Wisconsin
W372 S9727 Hwy 67 Eagle, WI
Old World Wisconsin is an outdoor history museum that depicts the life and time of rural 19th century and early 20th century pioneers and immigrants with 65 historic buildings and engaging hands on activities for all ages. Old World Wisconsin's historic farm and village buildings comprise the world's largest museum dedicated to the history of the rural life.
Washington County Historical Society
320 S. 5th Ave. West Bend, WI
Washington County Historical Society strives to preserve and collect artifacts used to educate residents of and visitors to Washington County Museum.
Waukesha County Museum
101 W. Main St. Waukesha, WI
Waukesha County Museum serves Waukesha County and beyond as an educational and cultural resource while preserving and sharing county history.
Waukesha County Museum event flyer
Waukesha County Museum brochure
WI Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts
N50 W5050 Portland Rd. Cedarburg, WI 53012
The WI Museum of Quilts and Fiber Arts is dedicated to educating the public about the artistic, cultural, historic and social importance of quilts and fiber arts. We also seek to increase the awareness of historic structure preservation. Our repurposed 1850's farmstead is used to foster and inspire creativity by hosting exhibits of artists from traditional to contemporary techniques, and educate children and adults in time honored crafts.