Kenosha Public Museum

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Information: 262-653-4140

Open Mon-Sat: 10am-5pm, Sun: 12-5pm. Closed holidays.

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The Kenosha Public Museum is a natural science and fine arts museum. The Museum boasts over 80,000 items in its collections including almost 1,000 works in the fine arts collection. Exhibits feature world cultures, zoology, geology, fossils and fine and decorative arts. See the woolly mammoth excavated in Kenosha County. Stroll through the Four Season Native American Village. Enjoy world class art. Children explore the arts and sciences in the Field Station, a popular hands-on activity area. Enjoy the gift shop, changing exhibits and free family programs and events. Classes, workshops, and bus trips offered. Group tours welcomed. Facility rentals available. Plenty of free parking.
  • Free Admission
    • Yes
  • Features
    • On Water
    • Disabled Access
  • Museum/Gallery Type
    • Art
    • Historical

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Green Innovations

  • Home of Focus on Energy Benchmarking Site Study.
  • Reusable goods are used instead of disposables; composting program is in place.
  • Signs are posted listing steps the museum is taking to improve their environmental impact; regular staff meetings are held to keep employees involved and aware.