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Schulz Aquatic Park

Schulz Aquatic Park at Lincoln Park

Join us and speed down the tube- and body-waterslides, float along the lazy river, splash around the spray jets and bucket dump, swim or play water basketball in the leisure pool, and grab a poolside snack!

2024 Season Opening scheduled for June 8!

Tot Time/ Lap Swim (starting June 17)

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays 10 – 11 a.m.

Open Swim

Daily 11 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Night Swim

Tuesday & Thursday 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

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Admission Fees (Milwaukee County Resident / Non-Resident)


Session $5 / $5


Session $4 / $4


Age 12-59,  $8.50 / $10.50

Age 3-11* or 60 years +,  $7.50 / $8.50


General Admission*, $7 / $7





Get UNLIMITED VISITS to BOTH family water parks!
See the "Season Passes" tab for rates


*Children age 11 and under must be accompanied by an adult

Family Water Park Season Passes

Purchase a season pass to get UNLIMITED entry to BOTH Cool Waters and Schulz Aquatic Center – all season long!

  • Good at Cool Waters AND Schulz Aquatic Center 
  • Not valid at Sheridan and Wilson Pools 
  • Family is defined as immediate members that reside at the same address 
  • Family Pass is minimum of 1 adult and maximum of 2 adults 
  • Weather and attendance policies apply

2024 Season Pass Fees

Fees listed include tax

Individual, $80

Family (for up to 2 adults & 2 household members under 18), $200

Each additional household member under 18, $36

Check for Season Pass Specials!


How to Purchase a Pass

Follow these steps

1. Create an Account in Rec Track

By setting up your account in advance, the purchasing process will move more quickly for you.

2. Go to Cool Waters During Regular Season Open Hours 

Purchase your pass from the admissions office. For a family pass, all members MUST be present at the time of purchase. Cash and credit/debit cards are accepted. No checks.

Gift Cards

Milwaukee County Parks gift cards can be redeemed for dozens of uses – including payment for admission or concessions at Cool Waters! Gift cards are available in any amount, from $5 to $1000. Gift cards purchased online include free shipping. Card balances expire five years after purchase. Learn more!


Birthday Parties at Schulz


Celebrate your child's birthday with family and friends at Schulz and leave the cleanup to us!

Your party package includes admission and food for 10 guests, plus use of the party area for two hours and a personal party host/hostess to show you to your party area and serve your food. 

Fee per party plus fee for each additional guest up to a maximum of 30).

Birthday Menu

Each of your guests will select from the special birthday menu. Meals are served with a brightly colored, reusable beach pail, soda and an ice-cream treat.

  • Hot Dog Meal: Hot dog and fries
  • Chicken Nugget Meal: Chicken nuggets and fries
  • Burger Meal: Hamburger and fries

You may bring your own birthday cake to your reserved party, but no other carry-ins are allowed.

Booking Your Birthday Party

Make your reservations early! The number of parties scheduled in a day is limited. Book your party at least seven business days in advance.  Full payment is due at booking to reserve your time.


Private Events at Schulz


Enjoy full use of Schulz Aquatic Park in Lincoln Park when you book an after-hours private rental. Schulz features tube and body water slides, a lazy river, spray jets, spray posts, water troughs, a bucket dump and more. We require at least three weeks advance notice to make a reservation. To book, call (414) 257-8005.

Max Rental Capacity: 250

Availability: N/A

What You Get

  • Private use of the water park
  • On duty lifeguards
  • Access to locker rooms, restrooms
  • Use of water basketball equipment

Rental Fees

Rental Fee (includes tax)
Private Pool Rental $ FEE per hr (pool admission included)
Lincoln Pavilion Rental $ FEE per 4-hr time block plus admission
$ FEE per add'l hr



How to Find Us

1301 W. Hampton Ave., Milwaukee


Children age 11 and under must be accompanied by an adult


Height Requirements and Demonstrated Swimming Ability for Some Attractions

  • To use the giant body- or tube-slides, or the lazy river, children must be at least 48" tall
  • To use lap lanes, youth must demonstrate their swimming ability to a lifeguard.
    Availability of lap lanes is dependent on weather and attendance

Swimming Attire

  • Swimsuits are required; no street clothes allowed!
  • Swimming diapers are required for all children who are not yet potty-trained



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

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