Hours, Admissions, Map

2018 Hours 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

The Nature Center will be closed on the following days in 2018

NOTE: Trails remain open
New Year's Day
Easter Sunday
Independence Day
Labor Day
November 4, 2018
Day before Thanksgiving (Nov. 21 closing at noon)
Thanksgiving (Nov. 22, 2018)
"Black Friday" (Nov. 23, 2018)
Christmas Eve Day through the Day after Christmas (Dec. 24-26)

Special Hours During Halloween Haunts
Oct 18-21, 2018 Wehr's Visitor Center opens at noon

Special Year-End Limited Hours
Dec. 27-31: noon–4 p.m.


While admission is free, some programs and special events do have additional fees. These fees are listed with the program description.
Due to the sensitive environment of the Nature Center, no dogs are allowed.


2018-19 Parking Fee  (prices listed include sales tax)
Daily parking $3.50/car
Season pass, Milwaukee Co. Resident  $30/car
Season Pass, Non-Resident  $35/car
Daily parking for tour bus – contact Wehr

School Field Trip fees for 2018-19 school year (non-taxable)
Pre-registration required
Child-Resident – for 2017-18: $3.50 each with a $70 minimum
Child-Nonresident – for 2017-18: $4.50 each with a $70 minimum
Adult (Age 18 & up) – Rates vary by program
 Please call Wehr.

Scouts or Organized Youth Group Field Trip fees for 2018-19 school year (non-taxable)
Pre-registration required
$7 per youth, with a $70 minimum

For all group outings, call (414) 425-8550 for reservations.

Getting to the Nature Center


Questions? Contact Us
Wehr Nature Center
9701 W. College Ave., Franklin, WI 53132
(414) 425-8550


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