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Grohmann Museum

1000 N Broadway, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3110
+1 414-277-2300
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Interesting work-themed art museum

I've been to plenty of museums that focus on one particular style of art, but I can't say I've ever... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2016
MapMakinMan
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Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin
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An Art Jewel

I lived in Milwaukee for 10 years and was a member of the Milwaukee Art Museum (MAM) which is... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2016
Don V
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Tucson, Arizona
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1000 N Broadway, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3110
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Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

I've been to plenty of museums that focus on one particular style of art, but I can't say I've ever been in one like the Grohmann Museum where the focus is on one subject: work. Most of the art is done in the realism style,...More

Thank MapMakinMan
Reviewed 7 May 2016

I lived in Milwaukee for 10 years and was a member of the Milwaukee Art Museum (MAM) which is wonderful. The Grohmann is not far away but lessor known. It is a must see jewel of for art lovers. It has paintings and sculptures relating...More

Thank Don V
Reviewed 14 April 2016

Please allow 3-4 hours for your visit. The building is beautiful with a mosaic floor in the entryway and a mural on the ceiling 3 floors up. The tour starts on the 4th floor (roof) with very life-like bronze statues of working men & women...More

Thank Anita W
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

My husband is an alum of MSOE . It was a wonderful surprise to find out that alumni AND family are free. The museum itself is phenomenal. Some of the paintings are so breathtaking they look like a photograph. It took about 2 hours to...More

Thank Sue D
Reviewed 14 March 2016

This was really a surprise. This collection of art relating to labor is amazing and so well curated. The works are at once sad - to see the difficulty and terrible conditions people and animals had to endure to make a living centuries ago -...More

Thank Vconley27
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Museum has a very masculine feel with deep blues and burnt reds. Goes well with the industrial art work. Painting, photograph and sculpture are all represented. Medicine, mining and construction just a couple of the themes represented in the art. Be hard pressed to name...More

Thank Marty K
Reviewed 9 March 2016

This is one of my favorite museums ever with a history of labor paintings and sculptures. Don't miss the sculptures on the roof. I think it was like $5! Definitely good for a rainy afternoon!

Thank globaljuju
Reviewed 17 January 2016

This museum has an amazing number of paintings of great quality. But what I take issue with is that it is so Euro-centric. I understand that the exhibit is one person's collection and he has the right to collect what he is chooses. But the...More

Thank lovethebayarea
Reviewed 1 December 2015

I really enjoyed my visit to the Grohmann today -it is a really beautiful museum, location, and collection. It really seems like an integral part of the MSOE campus, with students and professors coming and going throughout my visit. Especially when the students were leaving...More

Thank eec317
Reviewed 29 November 2015

This was the perfect museum to visit...taking less than 90 minutes to tour. The staff was very informative. The museum itself was very comfortable and the art is delightful.

Thank CFDR1962
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rsmacleish
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They do have a FREE lot you enter from Milwaukee Ave.
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