Nonprofit Partners

The Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum — with its sister institution, the Charles Allis Art Museum —  proudly partners with its Friends, other museums, foundations, educational institutions and neighborhood nonprofits in fulfilling its mission.


The Friends of Villa Terrace is a nonprofit organization that cares for the Renaissance Garden and supports the Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum. More information can be found here.

Museum Partners

The Milwaukee Museum Mile is a joint effort to promote five museums on Milwaukee’s East Side: Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum, Charles Allis Art Museum, Jewish Museum Milwaukee, Museum of Wisconsin Art at St. John’s on the Lake and North Point Lighthouse.

Foundation Partners

Greater Milwaukee Foundation

Nonprofit Management Fund

Wisconsin Arts Board

Education Partners

Milwaukee Public Schools Elementary Schools

Rufus King International High School

University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

Neighborhood Partners

Historic Water Tower Neighborhood

Brady Street Association

East Town Association


Arts programming is supported in part by a grant from the Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts