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A Very Merry Milwaukee Picture with Santa Event
Sunday, December 6th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.Pictures with Santa
Join us for a family favorite at the Milwaukee County Historical Society. All are welcome Sunday, December 6th for a chance to see Santa and his friend, Billie the Brownie. Get your picture taken with Santa, see the Historical Center decorated for the season and enjoy our “Milwaukee Holiday Treasures and Traditions” exhibit.
Visitors can also listen to Mrs. Claus as she reads a holiday favorite, participate in a coloring activity or write a letter to Santa so he doesn’t forget any wishes! Cookies, Hot Chocolate, and Snowman Sundaes will be for sale at Mrs. Claus’ kitchen.
Museum Admission is complimentary.
Photos with Santa are $7 each and proceeds support the museum.
Milwaukee County Historical Center
910 N Old World 3rd St
Milwaukee, WI 53203


Milwaukee’s Holiday Treasures and Traditions Exhibit
November 19th through December 26thHoliday Exhibit
The holidays come but once per year and so does our Holiday Treasures and Traditions exhibition. Don’t miss the chance to see this exhibit that features Billie the Brownie, the Milwaukee Holiday Parade, historic toys and other holiday artifacts. The Society will be decked for the holidays so make sure to come by!
Check back often as we update our upcoming schedule. For more information call the Historical Center at 414-273-8288 or email at info@milwaukeehistory.net.