The Milwaukee Art Museum hosts its first community free day since 2019 on Thursday

Admission to the Milwaukee Art Museum will be free on Thursday, April 28.

According to a news release, the periodic free days the art museum held before the pandemic were among its most popular events, but it has "not had the opportunity to host one since 2019."

Thursday's free day is sponsored by Bader Philanthropies Inc. and is being held to commemorate the birthday of the late Dr. Alfred Bader, a Milwaukee philanthropist who was also an art museum member and donor.

The art museum will be open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday.

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