Press Releases

Gurda's Appearance Cancelled

April 3, 2008

The presentation at Discovery World featuring local historian John Gurda Saturday, April 5, at 2 p.m. has been cancelled and will be rescheduled at a later time.

The facility is launching the continuous screening of The Making of Milwaukee April 5.

Screenings of the historical documentary, based on Gurda's book, will become part of Discovery World's regular schedule of activities.

The Milwaukee Public Television production is a five-hour series tracing the community's development from the time of Indian settlements to present day. Discovery World will show the documentary daily, except when theater facilities are required for other projects.

Episode descriptions and screening hours will be available on MPTV's website, For more information, call Discovery World at 414-765-8650.