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Updated September 18, 2014
 
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“Stitching History from The Holocaust,” Sept. 14 to Feb. 28, Milwaukee Jewish Federation, 1360 N. Prospect Ave., Milwaukee. $6 adults, $5 seniors, $3 students, $15 families. www.jewishmuseummilwaukee.org.

Chudnow Museum of Yesteryear, open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, noon to 4 p.m. Sundays, 839 N. 11th St., Milwaukee. $5 adults, $4 seniors and students, free for children under 6. 414-273-1680 or www.chudnowmuseum.org.

Dousman Stagecoach Inn Museum, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. first and third Sundays of each month, 1075 Pilgrim Parkway, Brookfield. $5 adults, $2 children ages 6 through 12, $3 seniors, free for children 5 and under.  www.elmbrookhistoricalsociety.org.

O’Brien/Crites Field Aviation Museum, 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily, Crites Field terminal, 2525 Aviation Drive, Waukesha. Free, donations accepted. 262-549-0472.

Waukesha County Historical Society & Museum, ever-changing interactive exhibits including Civil War, early technology, dollhouses, antique toys, architecture, fur trading post and historic springs, 101 W. Main St., Waukesha. 262-521-2859 or visit www.wchsm.org.

Commemorative Air Force Wisconsin Wing, dedicated to restoring World War II aircraft to flying condition,  9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays, Northview Road (east of Waukesha County Expo Center), Waukesha. 262-547-1775.

Octagon House, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, 919 Charles St., Watertown. 920-261-2796.

“Palmyra Answers the Call in World War II” and “One Hundred Years of Aviation in Palmyra,” 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays, Palmyra Historical Society, Turner Museum, downtown Palmyra. 262-495-4245.

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, hands-on museum for children 10 and  younger and their families, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays and noon to 5 p.m. Sundays; closed Mondays, 929 E. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee. $5 per person or free for museum members and children 1 and younger. 414-291-0888.

Discovery World Museum, museum of science, economics and technology, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 815 N. James Lovell St., Milwaukee. Adults $7, seniors $6, students $4.75, children 2 and younger free. 414-765-9966.

Milwaukee Public Museum, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Sunday, 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, 800 W. Wells St., Milwaukee. $12 adults, $10 seniors, teens and students with ID, $8 children, free for kids 2 and under. 414-278-2700 or 414-278-2728.

Pabst Mansion, restored 19th-century mansion, featuring exhibits of Victorian dolls, a dollhouse and ornamental artifacts, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays and noon to 3:30 p.m. Sundays, 2000 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee. Adults $8, seniors 65 and older $6, children 6 to 17 $3. 414-931-0808.

Milwaukee Art Museum, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursdays, 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee. $12 adults, $10 students, seniors and active military, free for children 12 and under. 414-224-3200.

Mitchell Gallery of Flight, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily, Gen. Mitchell International Airport, 5300 S. Howell Ave., Milwaukee. 414-747-5300.

Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University, 530 N. 13th St., Milwaukee. 414-288-7290.

“Hard-Hat Restoration Tours,” ongoing, Historic Indian Agency House, Agency House Road, Portage. 608-742-6362.

Clark House Museum, 7 p.m to 9 p.m. Wednesdays and by appointment, 206 E. Wisconsin Ave., Pewaukee. 262-691-0233.

Honey of a Museum tours, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, Honey Acres, N1557 Highway 67, town of Ashippun. 920-474-4411.










 





 

 

 

 

     
 

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