Explore this exciting eight-legged exhibit with 17 species of live spiders from around the world. 

Learn about spiders’ anatomy and signature traits, like venom and silk-making.Discover little-known defense mechanisms such as mimicry and noise-making.Climb on a spider model that’s 50x larger than its life-sized counterpart!See a rare 100-million-year-old fossil of a spider in limestone. And more!


  • Starting Saturday, October 5th, 2019, repeated every day until Sunday, January 12, 2020 — all day


Milwaukee Public Museum

800 W Wells St
Milwaukee, WI 53233

The Milwaukee Public Museum is Wisconsin’s Natural History Museum, welcoming more than half a million visitors annually. Located in downtown Milwaukee, the Museum was chartered in 1882, opened to the public in 1884, and currently houses more than 4 millio