Milwaukee County Parks

Kosciuszko Community Center

Kosciuszko Community Center

Located in historic Kosciuszko Park, the Kosciuszko Community Center serves Milwaukee's south side, offering a wide variety fitness, recreation and programming opportunities to area residents. 


  • Membership
  • Fitness
  • Rentals
  • Programs
  • Special Events


2020 fees for 12-month membership (prices listed include sales tax)

Age 18+ $45
Age 13 – 17 $30
Age 12 & Under $20
Family of 4 $80
+1 Family Member (Age 13 – 17) $12
+1 Family Member (Age 12 & Under) $8
Day Pass* $4
Replacement Card $5


*When using a day pass, you must surrender a photo ID while you are in the center

Sports & Fitness

Fitness Center and Weight Room

Members have access to free weights, exercise bikes, elliptical machines, tread mills, and weight / strength machines. Get instruction on proper use of equipment when staff is available.


Adults: All building hours

Youths age 15 & up: Monday – Friday 3 – 8 p.m.

Children under 15 are NOT allowed in the weight room at any time.

Women-Only Weight Room 

A space just for women, with free weights, exercise bikes, elliptical machines, tread mills, weight / strength machines and steps. Get instruction on proper use of equipment when staff is available.


Adults: All building hours

Youths age 15 & up: Monday – Friday 3 – 8 p.m.

Children under 15 are NOT allowed in the women-only weight room at any time.



From September to May the gym is available for open gym basketball or for indoor walking.

Open Basketball Hours
Adults: Monday – Friday 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. 
Youths Age 15 & up: Monday – Friday 3 – 8 p.m.

Walking Hours
Adults: Monday – Friday 8 – 10 a.m
Youths Age 15 & up: Monday – Friday 3 – 8 p.m.

Boxing Ring

The boxing area includes a 20-by-20 boxing ring, heavy bags, speed bags, and a double-end bag. Bring your own boxing gloves, mouth guard, and hand wraps.

Adult Open Boxing
Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., additional time may be available after 7 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Youth Boxing Instruction (Age 8-17)
Monday – Friday 5 – 7 p.m.
Youths are given basic boxing instruction and may participate in tournaments.

Add'l Fees: Additional $50 includes USA Boxing insurance, mouthpiece, and hand wraps. Join classes at any time.


Martial Arts Dojo

The dojo hosts karate and tai chi lessons for youth and adults.

Karate (Age 5 – Adult)
Monday 6 – 8 p.m.(September – May only)
All skill levels are welcome. Join classes at any time.

Add'l Fees: Nominal class fee and a uniform may be required. Additional fees if participating in tournaments. 
Speak with the instructors for complete details.

Adult Tai Chi
Wednesday 5 – 7 p.m., Saturday noon – 2 p.m.
All skill levels are welcome.

Add'l Fees: A class fee may be required.
Speak with the instructors for complete details.



Host your party, athletic event or business meeting at our center!

To book, call (414) 645-4624 Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Rental Availability
Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday  8 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Reservations are not accepted for Jan. 1, July 4, Dec. 24, 25 or 31.

Gymnasium Rental Capacity 600 Monday – Friday 
(per hour)
Saturday – Sunday 
(per hour)
Gymnasium – sporting event $68.64 $79.20
Gymnasium – non-sporting event $105.60 $105.60
Tables and chairs are available for an additional fee. 


Other Rooms Capacity Fee (for 2 hours) Each Add'l Hour
Community Room 60 $73.92 $36.96
Multi-Purpose Room 60 $79.20 $39.60
Karate Room 60 $84.48 $42.24
Boxing Room 15 $84.48 $42.24
A kitchenette is available to add on to any rental – $52.80 (4 hours)


For details, go to the Milwaukee County Parks Rental Guide

Programs and Partnerships

Through partnerships with area organizations, a variety of enrichment and social activities are available for young people at the Kosciuszko Community Center.

Milwaukee Christian Center

Serving people from age 7 to 19 with activities from homework and literacy tutoring, to fitness, games and contests.

Monday – Friday 3 – 7 p.m.

For details, call (414) 645-8441 or visit their website.

Summit Education Association

Through tutoring, recreation, personal friendship and a virtue-based character program, Summit fosters relationships between dedicated mentors, parents and children to encourage intellectual, cultural and moral growth.

Boys Program: Tuesday, Thursday 5 – 7 p.m., and Saturday 10 a.m. – noon

Girls Program: Monday, Wednesday 5 – 7 p.m., and Saturday 10 a.m. – noon

For details, call (414) 672-1786 or visit their website.

Special Events

Easter Egg-Citement

April 6, 2019

A fun event for the whole family! Includes an egg hunt and a visit from the Easter bunny.

Bench-press and Dead-lift Competition

March 23, 2019

One of the largest lifting contests in the state is held here every March. Lifters compete in their age bracket in dead-lift and bench-press contests. First- through third-place finishers receive awards, and fourth- through sixth-place finishers receive medals. 


Center Hours

Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday* 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

*Open Saturdays from September – mid May only

How to Find Us

2201 S. 7th St., Milwaukee


9480 Watertown Road
Wauwatosa, WI 53226
(414) 257-PARK (7275)

Connect with us on Nextdoor


2020 rentals guide

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