Milwaukee County Parks Department 9480 W Watertown Plank Rd, Wauwatosa, WI53226 The headquarters of the Milwaukee County Parks Department is located in Wauwatosa on the County Grounds, formerly the…More home of a host of social service agencies devoted to the welfare of county citizens from cradle to grave. The Parks building used to be part of the former County Orphanage and is now a designated historic building. The department oversees some 144 parks and parkways encompassing more than 15,000 acres of developed parks and natural areas in Milwaukee County. Stop in to purchase season passes for golf and other activities. The website provides comprehensive information about the parks system.
Milwaukee County Research Park 10437 W Innovation Dr Ste 123, Wauwatosa, WI53226 The Research Park, per se, is the management firm created by Milwaukee County to administer acquisitions within the…More 175-acre development center on the County Grounds in Wauwatosa. Only a few small tracts remain to be developed, and with major tenants such as GE Healthcare and United Health Care headquarters, as well as many smaller technology incubators in place, the Research Park is the premier research and development center in southeast Wisconsin.
Milwaukee County Zoo 10001 W Bluemound Rd, Milwaukee, WI53226 Since 1882, the Milwaukee County Zoo has brought patrons to far away lands with animal exhibits from all over the world.…More Beginning as a miniature mammal and bird display at Washington Park, the Zoo currently houses more than 300 species of exotic and endangered animals. In addition to the more than 2,500 animals, attractions at the Zoo include a miniature train ride through the zoo grounds, the Birds of Prey and Friends show, the Seal/Sea Lion Show, camel and pony rides, a sky lift and a 25-minute guided tour on a tram. Parts of the Milwaukee County Zoo can be rented out for corporate or private events with full catering and bartending services. Milwaukee County residents receive a reduced rate on Wednesdays and a $1.75 discount every day by presenting a valid I.D.
Plank Road School 9501 W Watertown Plank Rd, Milwaukee, WI53226 Plank Road School is located on the County Grounds on Watertown Plank Road. Educational services are provided by the…More Wauwatosa School District to children who are placed in the school by court order and who reside in the nearby buildings maintained by the St. Charles Program.