Milwaukee County War Memorial


EVENT: Meet The Exploring Milwaukee Photographers

Join us on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018 from 11:00 – 11:45 a.m. to meet the photographers whose work is featured in the Exploring the Milwaukee Community through Photography exhibit on display now through Feb. 23, 2018 in Freedom Gallery, War Memorial Center, Lower Level.

VIDEO: Wisconsin Remembers: A Face for Every Name Presentation

The WMC expresses its thanks to newspaper publisher Andrew Johnson, UWM journalism lecturer Jessica McBride, and former UWM journalism student Dylan Deprey for their informative presentation on Feb 1, 2018 on the Wisconsin Remembers: A Face for Every Name project.

Visit Veterans Photography Exhibit in February

Visit the Milwaukee County War Memorial from Feb. 3-22, 2017 to explore the Milwaukee community through the photography of veterans from the the Milwaukee VA Medical Center’s homeless treatment program.

Event: Wisconsin Remembers – A Face for Every Name

Join us on Feb. 1, 2017 from 12-1 p.m. for a discussion on the Wisconsin Remembers: A Face for Every Name project.

New Exhibit! Wisconsin Remembers: A Face for Every Name

The War Memorial Center will host the exhibit Wisconsin Remembers: A Face for Every Name Jan. 8 through Feb. 2. The exhibit will be located on the 2nd floor of the War Memorial Center in Veterans Gallery and will be free and open to the public during normal business hours and on the weekends.

Jingle Mingle Happy Hour Cancelled

Unfortunately, the “Jingle Mingle,” event, scheduled for Wednesday Dec. 20, 2017 from 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. , has been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

November/December Events at WMC

Stars and Stripes Honor Flight Art Show, Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony and more.

2017 Veterans Day Banquet Set for Nov 11th

Join us for a day of honoring all those who have served in our military by attending The American Legion’s 2017 Veterans Day Banquet at 5:00 p.m. on Nov 11, 2017 in WMC’s Memorial Hall.

Get Ready for Veterans Day Parade and Events!

The annual Veterans Day Parade in Milwaukee, always held the Saturday before Veterans Day, will begin at 11:00 a.m. on Nov. 4, 2017. Two events are also scheduled for Veterans Day on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017.

WMC Commemorates 9/11

On Sept. 11, 2017, the War Memorial Center honored all those lost on 9/11 with a moving ceremony and flag display suspended from hook-and-ladder trucks provided by the Milwaukee Fire Department.

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