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Grohmann Museum

1000 N Broadway, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3110
+1 414-277-2300
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People at Work

The theme of the museum is people at work and there are many paintings and sculptures showing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brenda_Trevor
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Unique

Museum has paintings and sculpture of labor and industrial work. Nice paintings and building... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
lizSiouxFalls_SD
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Sioux Falls, SD
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1000 N Broadway, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3110
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"sculpture garden"
in 26 reviews
"stained glass"
in 11 reviews
"paintings and sculptures"
in 9 reviews
"three floors"
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"roof top garden"
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"private collection"
in 4 reviews
"working men"
in 3 reviews
"interesting art"
in 4 reviews
"industrial age"
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"man and woman"
in 2 reviews
"downtown milwaukee"
in 9 reviews
"works of art"
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"free admission"
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"gift shop"
in 4 reviews
"engineering"
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"depicting"
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"school"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The theme of the museum is people at work and there are many paintings and sculptures showing people at work. Its a nice museum and the rooftop garden looked lovely (in summer when full access is given it must be great).

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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Museum has paintings and sculpture of labor and industrial work. Nice paintings and building. Good for something different.

Thank lizSiouxFalls_SD
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

all the pictures and sculptures shown in the museum are about man at work, if you are interested in it, then it's good, but if not, then may be a bit boring, but there is a garden on the top floor, you can go there...More

Thank ELKW
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is a hidden gem! Didn't know what to expect but the whole family enjoyed the experience. Go to the roof - awesome view on a gorgeous day!

Thank Mammadobes
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

This museum, part of the Milwaukee School of Enginering, is a gem that very few people know about. Dedicated to "Human Endeavor," all artwork focuses on the many aspects of work and the human spirit of creativity. Be sure to visit the roof garden where...More

1  Thank WIMysteryMan
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

This is a great little museum featuring paintings & sculpture about "Men at Work." The top floor has a delightful outdoor garden area. I found the other three floors of artwork to be fascinating, captivating. This place is well worth a visit. We spent 1...More

Thank Jdeppman
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

What a wonderful surprise. We enjoyed this museum quite a bit. While the focus of the collection is narrow, it is exceptional and well curated.

Thank WanderingOso
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

It is a unique museum which showing the history of different professions on pictures and sculptures by old and new artists. Some pictures with very good sense of humor, some are very serious and bring us to the ancient time. All pieces are done by...More

Thank IrinaVlasova
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

Grohmann Museum is probably not everyone's cup of tea, but it is uniquely curated to showcase art work that illustrates working class in a different fields. As the museum's own statement, it's a collection of "Man At Work" that representa the evolution of human work....More

Thank Cellowu
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

This private collection of paintings and sculptures depicts the grit and the glory of work. From fields to pharmacy, blacksmiths to buildings, we see the sweat, brawn and brains of workers who have shaped our world. The quiet setting, four floors including a rooftop garden...More

Thank TheWuch
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rsmacleish
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Response from TheWuch | Reviewed this property |
They do have a FREE lot you enter from Milwaukee Ave.
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