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Kenosha Public Museums

Kenosha, Wisconsin

Kenosha Public Museum focuses on the history of the Upper Midwest. Its collections and programs cover a range of topics from natural sciences to fine and decorative arts. The museum system also encompasses the Dinosaur Discovery Museum, which presents current, ongoing research in the study of dinosaurs, and the Civil War Museum—which explores the Civil War’s impact on the western home front through personal narratives, highlighting the perspectives of individuals in the Upper Midwest. As a Smithsonian Affiliate, the museum has hosted scholars from the Smithsonian Institution.