Charles Allis Art Museum
Designed by prominent Milwaukee architect, Alexander Eschweiler, and on the National Register of Historic Places, the lavish 1911 Tudor style home of Charles and Sarah Allis contains a world-class art collection that spans more than 2,000 years and includes impressive Classic antiquities, Renaissance bronzes, Asian ceramics, French Barbizon paintings and stunning decorative arts. Changing exhibitions feature local and regional artists, making the museum a vibrant center for Wisconsin arts not to be missed.
1801 North Prospect Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Museum Public Hours
Wednesday, Friday through Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
(Closed Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day)
$7.00 Adults / $5.00 Students and Seniors
Children 12 and under – Free
Museum Members – Free
Museum Memberships start at $45
Christmas on the Screen
December 4, 2019 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
CHRISTMAS ON THE SCREEN / Approximately 60 min
A special program produced by Dale E. Kuntz. Consisting of complete musical numbers by Bing Crosby – “White Christmas”, Bob Hope – “Silver Bells”. Four versions of “Silent Night”- Shirley Temple, Deanna Durbin, Bing Crosby and Nelson Eddy -in German, and many more. Then, the story of “Silent Night” and how it was composed. Ending with a short concert by the Vienna Boys Choir. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the film begins at 7:30 p.m.
Delight, Inspire, Educate: The Allis Collection as Catalyst
May 12, 2019 – April 12, 2020
See various aspects of the Allis art collection, from paintings and sculptures to decorative arts objects and print materials. In our Foyer Gallery, we consider the act of collecting today and how the objects we live with can inspire creative connections and passions in our lives.