Neville Public Museum

210 Museum Place, Green Bay, WI 54303 - United States

920-448-4460

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Museum Day Hours of Operation: 9:00 am ‐ 5:00 pm

The Neville Public Museum of Brown County is an accredited cultural institution that champions history, science and art. Located in downtown Green Bay, Wisconsin, the museum is dedicated to the collection and preservation of significant objects relevant to Northeast Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The museum seeks to bridge these multi-generational regional communities, through engaging exhibitions and dynamic programs.

Exhibits

Estamos Aquí: Celebrating Latino Identity in Northeast Wisconsin
Open until April 28, 2018
Estamos Aquí features personal stories and artifacts from many Latino families living in Northeast Wisconsin. This bilingual exhibit celebrates the diverse cultures and traditions that have endured emigration from across Latin America.
Estamos Aquí cuenta con historias personales y artefactos de muchas familias latinas que viven en el Noreste de Wisconsin. Esta exposición bilingüe celebra las diversas culturas y tradiciones que han soportado la emigración a través de América Latina.

Neon: Darkness Electrified
July 29, 2017 - January 7, 2018
Neon: Darkness Electrified will feature over 30 rare neon signs from the personal collection of Jed Schleisner of Greenville. Schleisner is one of the last working neon sign artisans in the NE Wisconsin region. The exhibit will also feature the science and technology behind the signs, as well as the history behind the advertising technique.

Permian Monsters: Life before the Dinosaurs
September 15, 2017 - January 28, 2018
Step back in time 290 million years when bizarre-looking animals dominated life on land and sea, and find out about the greatest extinction the world has ever seen in Permian Monsters: Life before the Dinosaurs. This unique traveling exhibition brings the past back to life with fossilized skeletons and full size life models of the animals that ruled the world millions of years before the age of dinosaurs, in a time known as the Permian. The exhibition blends art and science with a collection of new artwork which offers a glimpse back in time through the eyes of award winning paleo-artist Julius Csotonyi. View fossilized skeletons and reconstructed models of these amazing but bizarre creatures that dominated land and sea; and dig and identify fossils in the interactive dig pits throughout the exhibition.

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