Only $1 Wheelchair Rental
Milwaukee Public Museum
Accessible education programs are available by prearrangement for school groups of all ages who need special accommodations. Themed programs are developed around the needs and interests of the participants and led by museum educators. Programs can be scheduled by request at the museum or as a distance learning experience. All exhibits and facilities are wheelchair accessible. Entrances The Milwaukee Public Museum has three entrances for visitors (James Lovell St, Wells St, and MacArthur Square). Visitors may enter via MacArthur Square parking garage eliminating the need to walk outside. School groups should be dropped off on James Lovell St. located on the east side of the building. Parking A limited number of handicap accessible spaces are available in MacArthur Square parking garage. The museum provides drop-off access on James Lovell Street. If you have special access needs, please call 414-278-2728. Elevators Elevators for the general museum are located on the north side of the building. The Dome Theater/Planetarium also has elevator access. Wheelchairs Wheelchairs are available for rent at the ticket window on a first-come, first-served basis. The wheelchair rental fee is $1. Rest rooms and drinking fountains are located throughout the Museum and are wheelchair accessible. Service Animals Service animals are permitted throughout the Museum. Interpreters Interpreters are available for school groups who have signed up for docent-guided tours. Interpreters must be reserved four weeks in advance. Reservations can be made by calling 414-278-2714. Dome Theater / Daniel M. Soref Planetarium Listening devices may be requested at the entrance to the theater. Wheelchair spaces are available with a reservation.