In September, the War Memorial Center will participate in Doors Open Milwaukee as a Family Passport Site, one of the city’s 24 sites deemed to be of particular interest to families with children. The War Memorial Center will be open Saturday, Sept. 23 (10:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.), and Sunday, Sept. 24 (10:00 a.m.- 5:00 […]
Join us Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017 at the WMC for a special sneak peek screening of the new Ken Burns’ documentary The Vietnam War.
The best seat on the lakefront for Milwaukee’s July 3 fireworks is always WMC! It was another fantastic crowd who enjoyed reserved seating on our huge plaza overlooking Lake Michigan this year.
WMC is excited to announce that “VetFest” will take place on Aug. 25, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Milwaukee’s 152nd Annual Memorial Day Parade will take place on Monday, May 29th at 2:00 p.m.
WMC will be the site of A Retro Affair, a unique fundraiser benefitting Stars and Stripes Honor Flight on March 26, 2017.
On Feb. 13, 2017, the WMC hosted a sold-out program for more than 250 Milwaukee school students to celebrate Lincoln’s birthday and to learn about “Old Abe The War Eagle.”
Join us on Jan. 25, 2017 from 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. for “Wolves at the Memorial Center,” a program offered to local Cub Scouts to satisfy their two requirements for the Cub Scouts Duty to God Footsteps adventure loop.
On October 20th, a touching ceremony was held at the Southeast Wisconsin Vietnam Veterans Memorial in honor of the 25th anniversary of its dedication.
The memorial will be dedicated on Saturday, Nov. 5th, immediately following the 2016 Veterans Day Parade.