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Grohmann Museum

1000 N Broadway, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3110
+1 414-277-2300
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HIDDEN GEM

This is a great little museum featuring paintings & sculpture about "Men at Work." The top floor... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jdeppman
Excellent narrow focus art museum.

What a wonderful surprise. We enjoyed this museum quite a bit. While the focus of the collection is... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
WanderingOso
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Sheboygan, Wisconsin
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1000 N Broadway, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3110
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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
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
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
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
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
Reviewed 26 May 2017

My parents, girlfriend, and I visited here for a low-price museum to see something different. I especially figured my dad, himself a skilled tradesman and business owner, would appreciate the Steel - Cycle of Industry exhibit. Getting here is fairly easy, and we were able...More

2  Thank hend6
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

This place is absolutely amazing, but I was really disappointed by the severe underrepresentation of people of color in the artwork. I found 4-5 pieces featuring people of color among the hundreds on display.

5  Thank Robin B
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This is a museum centered on the history of major manufacturing processes and manual work and includes art exibits and sculptures of mining, iron and steel manufacturing, quarrying, farming, and other more contemporary processes. The exibits and art work are outstanding and informative and give...More

2  Thank Chip13666
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We stopped by here after being amazed and overwhelmed by the collection at the Milwaukee Art Museum, having low expectations for the Grohmann. Our experience was amazing. First off, the facilities are great. The staff were friendly, several sets of clean bathrooms on each floor,...More

1  Thank Mike Z
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The collected art, paintings, and sculpture of this wonderful museum is a must see! Situated within the campus of the Milwaukee School of Engineering in downtown Milwaukee; the Dr. Eckhart Grohmann collection is unique and exceptional. Housing one of the world's best collections of the...More

1  Thank marriswc
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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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