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This list of museums in Wisconsin encompasses museums defined for this context as institutions (including nonprofit organizations, government entities, and private businesses) that collect and care for objects of cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical interest and make their collections or related exhibits available for public viewing. Also included are non-profit and university art galleries. Museums that exist only in cyberspace (i.e., virtual museums) are not included.

To use the sortable table, click on the icons at the top of each column to sort that column in alphabetical order; click again for reverse alphabetical order.

Museums




Milwaukee Jewish Museum -

Defunct museums


Milwaukee Public Museum - Wikipedia
Milwaukee Public Museum - Wikipedia. Source : en.wikipedia.org

  • America's Black Holocaust Museum, Milwaukee, closed in 2008
  • American UFO and Sci-Fi Museum, Wisconsin Dells
  • Artasia Gallery & Museum, Milwaukee
  • Carl's Wood Art Museum, Eagle River, Roadside America report
  • Fairfield Art Center, Sturgeon Bay (Story on closure)
  • Fort Bon Secours, Cadott
  • The Hideout - Al Capone's Northwoods Retreat, Couderay
  • Kickapoo Indian Caverns, Wauzeka, included a Native American museum
  • Little Norway, Wisconsin, Blue Mounds, closed in 2012
  • Madison Museum of Bathroom Tissue
  • Museum of Norman Rockwell Art, Reedsburg, Reedsburg information about museum
  • Rudy Rotter's Museum of Sculpture, Manitowoc
  • Swarthout Museum, La Crosse, formerly operated by the La Crosse County Historical Society
  • Thunderbird Museum, Merrilan, Roadside America - closed report
  • William F. Eisner Museum of Advertising & Design, Milwaukee, closed in 2010

Regions defined


Home | Milwaukee Public Museum
Home | Milwaukee Public Museum. Source : www.mpm.edu

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (WDNR) has defined five tourism regions of Wisconsin as follows below:

Central Sands Prairie Region

Counties in the central area: Adams, Calumet, Clark, Fond du Lac, Green Lake, Juneau, Marathon, Marquette, Menominee, Monroe, Outagamie, Portage, Shawano, Waupaca, Waushara, Winnebago, Wood

Lake Michigan Region

Counties in the eastern area along Lake Michigan, including the Door Peninsula: Brown, Door, Kenosha, Kewaunee, Manitowoc, Marinette, Marathon, Marquette, Menominee, Milwaukee, Oconto, Ozaukee, Racine, Sheboygan

Lake Superior Northwoods Region

Counties in the north central and northwest area: Ashland, Barron, Bayfield, Burnett, Douglas, Florence, Forest, Iron, Langlade, Lincoln, Oneida, Polk, Price, Rusk, Sawyer, Taylor, Vilas, Washburn

Mississippi/Chippewa Rivers Region

South central and southwest area along the Mississippi and Chippewa rivers: Buffalo, Chippewa, Crawford, Dunn, Eau Claire, Grant, Jackson, La Crosse, Pepin, Pierce, St. Croix, Trempealeau, Vernon

Southern Savanna Region

South central area: Columbia, Dane, Dodge, Green, Iowa, Jefferson, Lafayette, Richland, Rock, Sauk, Walworth, Washington, Waukesha

See also


List of natural history museums in the United States - Wikipedia
List of natural history museums in the United States - Wikipedia. Source : en.wikipedia.org

  • Nature Centers in Wisconsin
  • Observatories in Wisconsin (category)

References


Wisconsin Historical Markers: Milwaukee and Madison Railway Depot
Wisconsin Historical Markers: Milwaukee and Madison Railway Depot. Source : www.wisconsinhistoricalmarkers.com

External links


Wisconsin Historical Markers: Historic Milwaukee / East Wisconsin ...
Wisconsin Historical Markers: Historic Milwaukee / East Wisconsin .... Source : www.wisconsinhistoricalmarkers.com

  • Directory of Wisconsin Local Historical Organizations
  • Wisconsin Federation of Museums
  • Wisconsin Arts Board
  • Portal Wisconsin

Santiago Calatrava - Milwaukee Art Museum - Milwaukee Wisconsin ...
Santiago Calatrava - Milwaukee Art Museum - Milwaukee Wisconsin .... Source : www.pinterest.com

 
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