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Discovery World Museum

500 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202
88-foot replica of the Challenge

88-foot replica of the Challenge, a mid-1800s Great Lakes freight schooner.

Photo credit: By self (Own work) [CC BY-SA 2.5], via Wikimedia Commons

Discovery World is a science and technology center in Milwaukee. The museum focuses on innovation and technology, as well as the Great Lakes. It contains interactive exhibits, the Reiman Aquarium, and two theaters. It is home to Wisconsin's official flagship, the Denis Sullivan, a fully functional sailing vessel modeled after a 19th-century Great Lakes schooner. The Great Lakes Future Exhibit contains a scale model of the entire Great Lakes watershed. TESLA LIVES! is a live theater show centered on the inventor Nikola Tesla and how he helped design the modern world.

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