Interior view of Windhover Hall
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Doors Open Milwaukee

September 25, 2022, 10:00 am5:00 pm


Explore the Museum’s iconic Quadracci Pavilion, designed by Santiago Calatrava, with docent-led architecture tours offered on the hour from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Enjoy live performances every 15 minutes between noon and 3 p.m. of an original musical composition created in response to the Quadracci Pavilion as part of the Songs About Buildings and Moods series.

Tour the building with the Architecture Family Guide and audio guide throughout the weekend. Bring your smartphone and earbuds to enjoy the audio guides available at

See the film It Started with a Dream in Lubar Auditorium, and learn how architects, engineers, and construction teams worked with Museum leadership to transform Calatrava’s watercolor sketches into Milwaukee’s largest work of art.

This event is included with Museum admission and free for Members. Come prepared for your visit by reserving tickets at the door or online.

Location: 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, WI 53202