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Milwaukee Art Museum

700 N Art Museum Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4098
+1 414-224-3220
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Museum boasts an extensive collection of nearly 20,000 works, representing such artists as Pablo Picasso, Georgia O'Keeffe and Andy Warhol.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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700 N Art Museum Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4098
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"wings"
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"lake michigan"
in 228 reviews
"santiago calatrava"
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"permanent collection is"
in 34 reviews
"georgia o'keefe"
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"calatrava designed"
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"calatrava addition"
in 28 reviews
"beautiful building"
in 107 reviews
"spanish architect"
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"opening and closing"
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"at noon"
in 71 reviews
"special exhibits are"
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"amazing architecture"
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"great collection"
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"worth the trip"
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"free admission"
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Whether you think the Calatrava architectural design resembles a bird about to fly up or a sailboat, this is is a must-visit site. Just to experience the building is worth the visit. Its art collection is of high caliber (though someone must emphasize to the...More

Thank William G
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I did not know that Edgar Degas did sculpture before painting ballerinas. Fantastic architecture inside and out.

Thank Dennis D
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wow, what a great place. The building itself is a piece of art. The activity area for kids is brilliant. The staff are helpful and friendly and it goes without saying that the art is amazing. You can easily spend a day. Great value for...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

The entry and lobby are wonderful and airy, architecturally adventurous and exciting. The windows afford views of Lake Michigan, and the skylights are stunning. The art ranges from Lichtenstein, Warhol, Gober and Schnabel to Monet, Renoir, Picasso and Miró, and many more. Some Exhibits mix...More

Thank Ken R
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I visited the Milwaukee Art Museum on a recent stay in Milwaukee. It's location on the shore of Lake Michigan provides a beautiful setting for the museum and the contemporary addition designed by Santiago Calatrava which has a roof that opens and...More

Thank christdj52
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I visited the MAM, as we have done before. The whole place fascinates us. This time, a new exhibit by assorted photographers about traveling through the US was riveting. All of the artwork here is laid out in such a captivating way....More

Thank Nancy H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I recently visited the MAM and we really were surprised by the quality of the collection, especially in modern/contemporary art. The building is worth mention - it features giant wings that open up, making it look like a whale (according to our...More

Thank Jennifer A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really interesting collection. I actually liked the second floor more than the first. There were a lot of German Expressionist pieces on the second floor. I’m wondering if it had to do with the large German population connection there and purchasing before they gained notoriety??...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Weather permitting, as a Guest or a Local this place is on your "A" List- in fact we were there as a tourist and had a Terrific Day- it was very cold outside, and this place is shaped like a Boat and it's on the...More

Thank Jeffrey L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The friendly staff was helpful, unique design, Chihuly art, clean restrooms, easy to maneuver through.

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donnahall112
15 May 2017|
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Response from Ashley C | Reviewed this property |
Also, first Friday of the month is free.
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Bonka0518
4 April 2017|
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Response from Paul S | Reviewed this property |
yes.
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Jay H
15 February 2017|
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Response from Al H | Reviewed this property |
First Friday of each month is free. Thanks to Meijer. I believe this is still in effect. You might CALL MAM to confirm.
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