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Milwaukee Art Museum

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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.
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700 N Art Museum Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4098
+1 414-224-3220
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This museum is a most impressive structure inside and out. One can easily spend the better part of a day taking in the collection of art inside. There is a most interesting range of art. Part of the day of enjoying the art should be...More

Thank haroldbate
Reviewed 2 days ago

Beautiful beautiful museum with a fine collection of art..do not miss if you are in town"Folk art collection is superb as well...

Thank AaronFWA
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed the brief time we had to visit the museum. Beautiful location right on the lakefront near other museums.

Thank Kiliki6
Reviewed 4 days ago

Depending on the type of exhibit you would like to see, the Milwaukee Art Museum is a nice way to spend an afternoon.

Thank Cee D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I waited a while to actually visit the art collection of this incredible museum. You can always step in and enjoy the architecture which I did already several times. I can’t get enough. I read somewhere that every 1st Thursday of the month there would...More

Thank Katleen S
Reviewed 5 days ago

This interesting Art Museum can be seen from many angles and is worth a visit up close. Our guide on our tour bus told us the building was designed after a Nordic boat and when you view it from the lake side of the building...More

Thank Kurt L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful building with a very impressive art collection. Don't leave Milwaukee without visiting at least once.

Thank Rhonda K
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visit a lot of art museums and found this one daunting, it is so large and there is so much to see. The Calatrava addition is an amazing piece of architecture. We did not arrive in time to see the "wings" flap at noon...More

Thank SLKspingirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

My company hosted an event here for a large group of clients. We chose this location because, even though all (or most) of our clients are adults, many have families/children. In organizing the event, I worked with a number of great staff members. All very...More

Thank Abby L
Reviewed 1 week ago

The building itself is architecturally fantastic. I found the art displayed to be underwhelming. I'm not a great patron of the arts but I just wasn't impressed.

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Sue J
13 September 2018|
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Response from Sheila L | Reviewed this property |
We walked from our hotel, so we did not use any parking.
10 August 2018|
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Response from Brendan S | Reviewed this property |
it is significantly smaller than art museums in large cities like the Met in NYC, the Chicago Art Institute and the National Gallery in DC and also smaller than those in comparably-sized cities like Cleveland and Kansas... More
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I do not recall but you can always call them at (414) 224-3200.