For Milwaukee County Residents: FREE local Attractions and Fun Ideas for the Family
With economic hardship and families on a tight budget, Milwaukee County Residents can enjoy FREE local attractions! Attractions include the Milwaukee County Zoo, local museums, park events and more. For additional details on specific free dates for local attractions, visit our Milwaukee County Free Days page.
Milwaukee County Resident Resources
If you are interested on a list of Milwaukee County department links and telephone numbers, see our County Board Informational Links. Also available is our Milwaukee County at a Glance brochure. In this brochure is a brief summary about Milwaukee County, county programs and services and a list of key phone numbers. CLICK HERE for a downloadable PDF of the brochure.
Save on Your Prescriptions!
To help county residents save about 20% on prescription drugs, Milwaukee County joined the National Assoc. of Counties prescription drug discount card program. County residents saved over $200,000 in 2008 by using their card at area pharmacies. There is No Fee or eligibility test. For more information, call 1-877-321-2652 or visit the Health and Human Services' site: http://www.county.milwaukee.gov/NACODrugDiscountProg16747.htm
The Milwaukee County Parks Department hosts great events year round! Music Under the Glass, Free Ice Skating, Free Swimming Days, Easter Egg Hunts, and Jazz in the Park are just a few of the events your can find on the Parks Calendar, available here.
The Milwaukee County Zoo offers free days, scouting events, and special family celebration days. Click here to view the zoo's event calendar.