Press Room

The Press Room provides members of the media with a selection of recent MPM Press Releases. For information on a special event, exhibition or news issue not released here, or to acquire an archived release, please contact us!

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Jennifer Tetzlaff
Director of Marketing and Communications
414.278.2784
tetzlaff@mpm.edu
 
Museum News
The Institute of Museum and Library Services Awards Funding for the Milwaukee Public Museum’s Ordovician Fossil Digitization Project
MPM Announces 2017 John J. Brander and Christine E. Rundblad Research Fellowship Winners
MPM Aligning Itself for the Future
MPM’s Hillary Olson Completes Getty Leadership Program
Major Gift Founds the Center for Wisconsin Biodiversity and Environment at MPM, Funds Multiple New Initiatives
Mike Van Asten Joins the Milwaukee Public Museum Board
The Milwaukee Public Museum’s Dawn Koceja Chosen for Getty Leadership Program
MPM Sets Attendance Record with 26,000+ Weekend
Solar Wall Dedication Ceremony
MPM's Rattlesnake Skips Town
Dennis Kois Named New President and CEO
Exhibitions
Milwaukee Public Museum Opens New Exhibition, Weapons: Beyond the Blade
FEED YOUR MIND: Follow Food from Farm to Fork
Milwaukee Public Museum Reveals Wisconsin’s Secrets in New Exhibit!
What Does YOUR Wisconsin Look Like? Show MPM and be a part of our Hidden WI exhibit!
Milwaukee Public Museum Unveils New Streets Character Guides
Entertainment Takes a Bow on the Street of Old Milwaukee
BIG IS HERE: Ultimate Dinosaurs Hatch at MPM
#BIGISHERE: A WHOLE NEW BREED OF DINOSAURS TAKES OVER MILWAUKEE
MPM's Streets of Old Milwaukee to Reopen on December 11
Historic Milwaukee Companies Help Reimagine MPM's Streets of Old Milwaukee
Help The Milwaukee Public Museum Complete the Streets!
MPM's Streets of Old Milwaukee Exhibit to Close for Renovations on August 3
Crossroads of Civilization Opens March 15, 2015
Events/Programs
Do Dinosaurs Snore? Find Out at MPM's Adult Sleepover!
Do Dinosaurs Snore? Find Out at MPM's Adult Sleepover!
Milwaukee Public Museum to Host 2017 Entomological Collections Management Workshop
Grab Your Magnifying Glass, Head to Fox River Park, and Become a Scientist at the Milwaukee Public Museum’s BioBlitz!
See the Streets of Old Milwaukee Come Alive at MPM
Discover the Nature of Slow Food at the Milwaukee Public Museum’s Science on Tap
Play With Your Food on Spring Break at MPM!
Celebrate Beer’s History – and Make Some of Your Own – at MPM’s 19th Annual Food & Froth Fundraiser
While everyone else is buying “stuff,” buy your family and friends one-of-a-kind experiences from MPM!
Festive Fun for the Holidays at MPM
Uncover the Forensic Science Behind Wisconsin's "Hidden" Criminal Cases at Science on Tap
Does the Museum Really Come Alive at Night? Find out at MPM's First-Ever Adult Sleepover
Celebrate Navy Day at the Milwaukee Public Museum on July 7
Get $10 Admission to the Milwaukee Public Museum on Sendik’s Red Bag Weekend Deal Days
Hips Don’t Lie! Find out what the Pelvis Tells Us about Human Evolution at MPM's Science on Tap
Discover the Biodiversity in Your Own Backyard at MPM's Second Annual BioBlitz
See the Streets of Old Milwaukee Come Alive at MPM
What did Sir Isaac Newton and Vince Lombardi have in common? Find out at Science on Tap at MPM!
Celebrate Beer’s History at MPM’s 18th Annual Food & Froth Fest
Paint the Town Red at MPM's Streets of Old Milwaukee Celebrations
Grant Park to Host the Milwaukee Public Museum’s 2016 BioBlitz
Kohl’s Thank You Thursday to Kickoff at Milwaukee Public Museum
Discover the Biodiversity in Milwaukee’s Backyard during MPM’s BioBlitz at Schlitz Audubon Nature Center
Dome Theater
MPM's Dome Theater and Planetarium First in the World to Debut Digistar 6 Technology
MPM to Replace 15/70 Giant Screen Film with 8K Digistar 5 Digital Dome System