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Freshwater Sustainability Lab

April 2019

Family Workshop: A Water Drop’s Journey

April 13, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Included with Admission
Water Chemistry

Saturday, April 13, 2019 OPEN LAB: 10:30am-1pm & 2-4pm Once upon a time, a beautiful drop of water went on an incredible journey. If you’re curious about the wild expedition water goes on every day, come to the Freshwater Lab! Discover where a drop of water will take you as you make a water journey bracelet. All workshops are walk-up only. Pre-registration is unnecessary. Classes are limited to 20 people at a time. All ages are welcome, but adult supervision…

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May 2019

Family Weekend: Sustainability Games

May 5, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Included with Admission

Sunday, May 5, 2019 OPEN LAB: 10:30am-1pm & 2-4pm No species lasts forever, and humans probably are no exception. What lets a civilization last millions of years? Come to the Freshwater Lab and compete in the Sustainability Games to see if you have what it takes to lead humanity to a lasting future. All workshops are walk-up only. Pre-registration is unnecessary. Classes are limited to 20 people at a time. All ages are welcome, but adult supervision is required. Adult…

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October 2019

Family Weekend Workshop: Aquatic Life Under the Microscope

October 19, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on October 19, 2019 at 1:00 pm

Included with Admission
Aquatic Life Under the Microscope

Visit the Freshwater Sustainability Lab to learn about the tiny creatures that inhabit Lake Michigan, like algae and plankton. See how they are caught, search for them, and view them up close under a microscope. All Workshops are walk-up only. Pre-registration is unnecessary. Classes are limited to 20 people at a time. All ages are welcome, but adult supervision is required.  

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Family Weekend Workshop: Aquatic Life Under the Microscope

October 19, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on October 19, 2019 at 1:00 pm

Included with Admission
Aquatic Life Under the Microscope

Visit the Freshwater Sustainability Lab to learn about the tiny creatures that inhabit Lake Michigan, like algae and plankton. See how they are caught, search for them, and view them up close under a microscope. All Workshops are walk-up only. Pre-registration is unnecessary. Classes are limited to 20 people at a time. All ages are welcome, but adult supervision is required.  

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December 2019

Family Weekend Workshop: Aquarium Animal Tours

December 14, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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One event on December 14, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Included with Admission

Do you love to learn about animals?  Experience the Reiman Aquarium like you never have with a guided tour led by Discovery World’s very own Freshwater Educator.  We will discuss the animals on display, learn about their habitats, and wrap up the tour with a special surprise! 30-Minute Guided Tour begins at 11am, 12pm, 1pm, and 2pm All Workshops are walk-up only. Pre-registration is unnecessary. Classes are limited to 20 people at a time. All ages are welcome, but adult…

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Family Weekend Workshop: Aquarium Animal Tours

December 14, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on December 14, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Included with Admission

Do you love to learn about animals?  Experience the Reiman Aquarium like you never have with a guided tour led by Discovery World’s very own Freshwater Educator.  We will discuss the animals on display, learn about their habitats, and wrap up the tour with a special surprise! 30-Minute Guided Tour begins at 11am, 12pm, 1pm, and 2pm All Workshops are walk-up only. Pre-registration is unnecessary. Classes are limited to 20 people at a time. All ages are welcome, but adult…

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Family Weekend Workshop: Aquarium Animal Tours

December 14, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on December 14, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Included with Admission

Do you love to learn about animals?  Experience the Reiman Aquarium like you never have with a guided tour led by Discovery World’s very own Freshwater Educator.  We will discuss the animals on display, learn about their habitats, and wrap up the tour with a special surprise! 30-Minute Guided Tour begins at 11am, 12pm, 1pm, and 2pm All Workshops are walk-up only. Pre-registration is unnecessary. Classes are limited to 20 people at a time. All ages are welcome, but adult…

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Family Weekend Workshop: Aquarium Animal Tours

December 14, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on December 14, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Included with Admission

Do you love to learn about animals?  Experience the Reiman Aquarium like you never have with a guided tour led by Discovery World’s very own Freshwater Educator.  We will discuss the animals on display, learn about their habitats, and wrap up the tour with a special surprise! 30-Minute Guided Tour begins at 11am, 12pm, 1pm, and 2pm All Workshops are walk-up only. Pre-registration is unnecessary. Classes are limited to 20 people at a time. All ages are welcome, but adult…

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February 2020

Wild about Wetlands

February 1 @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Included with Admission
Aquatic Life Under the Microscope

Wetlands play a vital role in the health of our ecosystem. Learn about the different types of wetlands and how living organisms depend on wetlands, including their importance to humans. Come see a wetlands model and participate in hands-on demonstrations to see them in action! Workshops last 45-minutes and begin at 10:30am, 11:30am, 1:30pm, and 2:30pm. All workshops are walk-up only. Pre-registration is unnecessary. Classes are limited to 20 people at a time. All ages are welcome, but adult supervision…

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Getting Here

We are located on Milwaukee’s lakefront with easy access on and off of the expressway.

500 N Harbor Dr
Milwaukee, WI 53202
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General Admission

Adults $20
Child (3-17) $16
Child 2 & Under $Free
Senior (60+) $16
College Student* $14
Military Active and Veterans* $14

*Valid ID Required.

Purchase tickets at Admissions. Prices are subject to change.

Hours

Opens tomorrow at 19 (after closing)9am
Tues-Fri 9am - 4pm
Sat & Sun 10a - 5p

Getting Here

We are located on Milwaukee’s lakefront with easy access on and off of the expressway.

500 N Harbor Dr
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Get Directions
Adults $20
Child (3-17) $16
Child 2 & Under $Free
Senior (60+) $16
College Student* $14
Military Active and Veterans* $14
Military* Active Duty & Veterans $14

*Valid ID Required.

Purchase tickets at Admissions. Prices are subject to change.

Hours

Opens tomorrow at 19 (after closing)9am
Tues-Fri 9am - 4pm
Sat & Sun 10a - 5p