Fodor's Expert Review Discovery World at Pier Wisconsin

Milwaukee Museum/Gallery

You could easily spend an entire day exploring this museum's aquariums and innovative exhibits that show how engineers apply science to real-life situations. The Reiman Family Aquariums follow the voyage of the S/V Denis Sullivan, a three-masted schooner that summers next to Discovery World. Don't miss the Great Lakes Future exhibit, an exact-scale model of the watershed that holds 20 percent of the world's freshwater. The technology building features interactive exhibits such as a bed of nails, a 3-D facial scanner, and the "Rockwell Automation Dream Machine," which shows how Milwaukee landmarks use automation.

Museum/Gallery

Quick Facts

500 N. Harbor Dr.
Milwaukee, Wisconsin  53202, USA

414-765–9966

www.discoveryworld.org

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Rate Includes: $17

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