The Burke Brise Soleil flapping while visitors walk over the bridge

Directions + Parking


Get to the Museum by bike, bus, or car. The Reiman Bridge, a pedestrian suspension bridge, connects the Museum campus to downtown Milwaukee. The nearest bus stop is located at the intersection of Prospect Ave and Mason Street. Bike racks are available on the Museum grounds. The Oak Leaf bike trail passes right alongside the Museum.


Two accessible parking garages offer convenient access to the Museum.

Calatrava Underground Parking Garage

The Calatrava underground parking garage is air conditioned/heated and offers accessible parking spaces. It is located south of the Museum on N. Art Museum Drive, which is accessed from Michigan Street or Lincoln Memorial Drive. The parking garage entrance has a clearance of 8 feet.

15 minutes or less
15 minutes–1 hour
1–2 hours
2–3 hours
3–6 hours

Museum Center Park Garage

The Museum Center Park garage is located on Lincoln Memorial Drive, directly west of the Museum. If traveling from the garage to the Museum via the Reiman Bridge, visitors can access an elevator to reach the main entrance.

Up to 90 minutes
1.5–3 hours
3–12 hours
12–24 hours
Special Events Parking

Public Transit

Milwaukee County Transit bus routes 14, 30, 33, and Gold Line, and Freeway Flyers serving the suburbs, bring guests to within two blocks of the Museum. Please visit the MCTS website for the latest information. Amtrak trains serve the Milwaukee (MKE) station, 1.3 miles west of the Museum. Trains frequently travel between Chicago and Milwaukee on a daily basis.

Members receive parking discounts at both the Calatrava and Museum Center Park garages. Read our Member parking FAQ.
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