Schlitz Audubon Nature Center

1111 East Brown Deer Road 

Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53217 
Seating: 225 guests
Cocktail Reception: 300 guests

Milwaukee Event Venues

The Schlitz Audubon Nature Center is one of the great Milwaukee event venues.  Our views of beautiful forests, prairies, ponds and Lake Michigan make the setting “picture perfect”. Our outdoor locations and green building offer a spectacular ambiance for your special day.

Imagine your wedding amongst a setting of beauty that includes…

  • 185-acres of natural beauty, including forests, prairies, ponds, and bluffs
  • Magnificent views of the Lake Michigan shoreline
  • Our award-winning, green building

Whether you opt to be indoors or outdoors, all of our venues will provide an inspiring backdrop for your special occasion.

Our guests say it best…

“Thank you so much to everyone in your organization. Our wedding last weekend was absolutely magical! What a fantastic place to get married – it looked so beautiful. I think I received nearly as many compliments on the location as I did on my dress. You and everyone else there have been incredibly kind and helpful and it’s been a pleasure working with you.”


Schlitz Audubon Nature Center

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center offers a wide range of educational programs for toddlers through senior citizens. Schlitz Audubon’s sustainable Gold LEED certified Educational Center is situated on 185 acres along the shores of Lake Michigan, just 10 miles north of downtown Milwaukee. We have 6 miles of trails for hiking, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, and a 60-foot observation tower overlooking Lake Michigan. We are a proud partner of National Audubon, working together in the areas of education and avian conservation.
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center
Schlitz Audubon Nature CenterSaturday, August 17th, 2019 at 11:00am
Here's new information about the chances for survival of Asian Carp coming to Lake Michigan.
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Schlitz Audubon Nature CenterFriday, August 16th, 2019 at 10:00am
Wisconsin is home to 29 species of migratory or year-round resident raptors: Hawks, Owls, Eagles, and Falcons. Depending on the season, 14 of these birds can be found in the wild at Schlitz Audubon.
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center
Schlitz Audubon Nature CenterThursday, August 15th, 2019 at 11:00am
Join Senior Ecologist Don Quintenz on Saturday, August 17 for a hike to see the many incredible ways spiders catch their prey and avoid being caught. Learn facts science has revealed about spiders that are unbelievably impressive.
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center
Schlitz Audubon Nature CenterWednesday, August 14th, 2019 at 10:38am
During the heat of summer, if you go to Mystery Lake or Boardwalk Pond, you will often see numerous turtles basking in the sun, clinging to the top of a log.
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center
Schlitz Audubon Nature CenterTuesday, August 13th, 2019 at 2:00pm
We're pleased that the National Audubon Society hosted their 2019 Audubon Convention in Milwaukee and we were happy to be a part of it!