Waukesha County

Park System Fees


Waukesha County Park System is an 8,500-acre, natural resources-based system. Some parks and lake access sites require a daily permit or annual membership for access. A portion of these fees helps us maintain parkland. Retzer Nature Center does not require an entrance fee.

Retzer Learning Center Room Rentals

Retzer Learning Center has a variety of rooms available to rent for your special event or meeting. With a kitchen, audio and data systems, Retzer is the ideal setting for corporate meetings, showers, small weddings, and much more. Retzer Nature Center does not require an entrance fee.

  • 2022 Community Room Fees

    Community RoomApprox. 54' x 27'

    Community Room: (All 3 rooms together)

    Includes: Kitchen, independent sound system, WiFi, 3 phone lines, 3 data lines, ceiling mounted projector & screen.

    Capacity:
    150 theatre
    118 banquet
    50 classroom 

    Room Time

    2022 Fee
    6 hours $500.00
    14 hours (Sat or Sun Only) $950.00
    Two days, 14 hours each (Sat & Sun Only) $1,800.00

     

    Patio Area with Firepit add ons: (only available with room rental)

    Patio Area Time 2022 Fee
    6-Hour Minimum $270.00
    Each additional hour $50.00 / hour
    14 hours (Sat or Sun Only) $510.00

    Other add ons:  (only available with room rental)

    Firewood $5.00 / bundle
    Microphone $20.00

    Prices subject to change.

  • 2022 Prairie Room Fees

    Prairie Room (East Room) - Approx. 18' x 27'

    Prairie Room: (east room)

    Includes: Kitchen, WiFi, 1 phone line, 1 data line.

    Capacity:
    42 theatre 
    34 banquet 
    20 classroom 

    Room Time

    2022 Fee
    6 hours $300.00
    14 hours (Sat or Sun Only) $570.00

    Patio Area with Firepit add ons: (only available with room rental)

    Patio Area Time 2022 Fee
    6-Hour Minimum $270.00
    Each additional hour $50.00 / hour
    14 hours (Sat or Sun Only) $510.00

    Other add ons:  (only available with room rental)

    Firewood $5.00 / bundle
    Microphone $20.00

    Prices subject to change.

  • 2022 Savanna Room Fees

    Savanna Room (Center Room) - Approx. 18' x 27'

    Savanna Room: (center room)

    Includes: WiFi, 1 phone line, 1 data line.

    Capacity:
    42 theatre 
    34 banquet 
    20 classroom 

    Room Time

    2022 Fee
    6 hours $250.00
    14 hours (Sat or Sun Only) $475.00

    Patio Area with Firepit add ons: (only available with room rental)

    Patio Area Time 2022 Fee
    6-Hour Minimum $270.00
    Each additional hour $50.00 / hour
    14 hours (Sat or Sun Only) $510.00

    Other add ons:  (only available with room rental)

    Firewood $5.00 / bundle
    Microphone $20.00

    Prices subject to change.

  • 2022 Forest Room Fees

    Forest Room (West Room) - Approx. 18' x 27'

    Forest Room: (west room)

    Includes: Independent sound system, WiFi, 1 phone line, 1 data line, ceiling-mounted projector & screen. 

    Capacity:
    34 theatre 
    42 banquet 
    20 classroom 

    Room Time

    2022 Fee
    6 hours $250.00
    14 hours (Sat or Sun Only) $475.00

    Patio Area with Firepit add ons: (only available with room rental)

    Patio Area Time 2022 Fee
    6-Hour Minimum $270.00
    Each additional hour $50.00 / hour
    14 hours (Sat or Sun Only) $510.00

    Other add ons:  (only available with room rental)

    Firewood $5.00 / bundle
    Microphone $20.00

    Prices subject to change.

  • 2022 Fen Room Fees

    Fen Room: (north room)

    Perfect for corporate meetings and small education sessions.
    Includes: Kitchen, smart T.V., WiFi, 1 phone line, 1 data line.

    Capacity:
    30 theater
    24 classroom

    Room Time

    2022 Fee
    6 hours $300.00
    14 hours (Sat or Sun Only) $570.00

    Patio Area with Firepit add ons: (only available with room rental)

    Patio Area Time 2022 Fee
    6-Hour Minimum $270.00
    Each additional hour $50.00 / hour
    14 hours (Sat or Sun Only) $510.00

    Other add ons:  (only available with room rental)

    Firewood $5.00 / bundle
    Microphone $20.00

    Prices subject to change.

  • 2023 Community Room Fees

    Community RoomApprox. 54' x 27'

    Community Room: (All 3 rooms together)

    Includes: Kitchen, independent sound system, WiFi, 3 phone lines, 3 data lines, ceiling mounted projector & screen.

    Capacity:
    150 theatre
    118 banquet
    50 classroom 

    Room Time

    2023 Fee
    6 hours $500.00
    14 hours (Sat or Sun Only) $950.00
    Two days, 14 hours each (Sat & Sun Only) $1,800.00

    Patio Area with Firepit add ons: (only available with room rental)

    Patio Area Time 2023 Fee
    6-Hour Minimum $270.00
    Each additional hour $50.00 / hour
    14 hours (Sat or Sun Only) $510.00

    Other add ons:  (only available with room rental)

    Firewood $5.00 / bundle
    Microphone $20.00

    Prices subject to change.

  • 2023 Prairie Room Fees

    Prairie Room (East Room) - Approx. 18' x 27'

    Prairie Room: (east room)

    Includes: Kitchen, WiFi, 1 phone line, 1 data line.

    Capacity:
    42 theatre 
    34 banquet 
    20 classroom 

    Room Time

    2023 Fee
    6 hours $300.00
    14 hours (Sat or Sun Only) $570.00

    Patio Area with Firepit add ons: (only available with room rental)

    Patio Area Time 2023 Fee
    6-Hour Minimum $270.00
    Each additional hour $50.00 / hour
    14 hours (Sat or Sun Only) $510.00

    Other add ons:  (only available with room rental)

    Firewood $5.00 / bundle
    Microphone $20.00

    Prices subject to change.

  • 2023 Savanna Room Fees

    Savanna Room (Center Room) - Approx. 18' x 27'

    Savanna Room: (center room)

    Includes: WiFi, 1 phone line, 1 data line.

    Capacity:
    42 theatre 
    34 banquet 
    20 classroom 

    Room Time

    2023 Fee
    6 hours $250.00
    14 hours (Sat or Sun Only) $475.00

     

    Patio Area with Firepit add ons: (only available with room rental)

    Patio Area Time 2023 Fee
    6-Hour Minimum $270.00
    Each additional hour $50.00 / hour
    14 hours (Sat or Sun Only) $510.00

    Other add ons:  (only available with room rental)

    Firewood $5.00 / bundle
    Microphone $20.00

    Prices subject to change.

  • 2023 Forest Room Fees

    Forest Room (West Room) - Approx. 18' x 27'

    Forest Room: (west room)

    Includes: Independent sound system, WiFi, 1 phone line, 1 data line, ceiling-mounted projector & screen. 

    Capacity:
    34 theatre 
    42 banquet 
    20 classroom 

    Room Time

    2023 Fee
    6 hours $250.00
    14 hours (Sat or Sun Only) $475.00

    Patio Area with Firepit add ons: (only available with room rental)

    Patio Area Time 2023 Fee
    6-Hour Minimum $270.00
    Each additional hour $50.00 / hour
    14 hours (Sat or Sun Only) $510.00

    Other add ons:  (only available with room rental)

    Firewood $5.00 / bundle
    Microphone $20.00

    Prices subject to change.

  • 2023 Fen Room Fees

    Fen Room: (north room)

    Perfect for corporate meetings and small education sessions.
    Includes: Kitchen, smart T.V., WiFi, 1 phone line, 1 data line.

    Capacity:
    30 theater
    24 classroom

    Room Time

    2023 Fee
    6 hours $300.00
    14 hours (Sat or Sun Only) $570.00

    Patio Area with Firepit add ons: (only available with room rental)

    Patio Area Time 2023 Fee
    6-Hour Minimum $270.00
    Each additional hour $50.00 / hour
    14 hours (Sat or Sun Only) $510.00

    Other add ons:  (only available with room rental)

    Firewood $5.00 / bundle
    Microphone $20.00

    Prices subject to change.

Waukesha County Park System
515 W. Moreland Blvd • AC 230
Waukesha, WI 53188

Visit us in person in room AC 260
Hours 
M-F 8 am - 4:30 pm (excluding Holidays) 
Contact us 
262-548-7801parksinfo@waukeshacounty.gov

Fee-based Park Hours: Sunrise to 10 p.m. daily
Daily Park Entrance Permit Fee: $6 per car | $25 per bus

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