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Urban Ecology Center® at Riverside Park

20 locals recommend ·
About this place
An environmental community center in a 20,000 sq. ft. green facility. Check out our 45' rock wall, slide-in entrance, "camouflage" room, & observation tower!
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Location
1500 East Park Place
Milwaukee, WI 53211
Phone+1 414-964-8505
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens Monday 9:00 AM

Tips from locals

Mary Lou
Mary Lou
February 07, 2019
An inside center with animals, instruments games etc. All ages.
Jay
Jay
December 04, 2018
A nonprofit organization whose mission is to educate the community about the environment, conservation, sustainability, and other issues related to urban ecology, as well as to preserve and protect the natural areas in the city.
Sarah
Sarah
July 04, 2018
Access the Oak Leaf Trail from here, as well as different walking paths by the river, and that also head downtown if accessing by bike
Nathan
Nathan
May 25, 2018
Start your nature hike at the Urban Ecology center. One of three centers around Milwaukee, they are reviving the beautiful area around the Milwaukee River and bringing it back to it's natural state. Walk along the trail and you can almost forget you are in a metropolitan area.
Mary
Mary
May 18, 2018
Educate yourself about living amongst nature while in the city. A wonderful resource center with family oriented activities, trails and sporting equipment rentals from snowshoes to kayaks.

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