Visit us 7 days a week!


Visitor Center is open
Monday - Sunday, 8 am – 4:30 pm

Trails open until dark

Reception Desk Hours 8:30 am - 4 pm

Nature Store Hours 8:30 am - 4 pm

Visitor Center will be closed:
Trails remain open

New Year’s Day
Easter Sunday
Independence Day
Labor Day
Day before Thanksgiving - close at Noon
Thanksgiving Day
Day after Thanksgiving “Black Friday”
Christmas Eve Day through the Day after Christmas

Special Hours During Halloween Haunts
Oct 15-18, 2020 Wehr opens at noon

Special Year-End Limited Hours
Dec. 27-31: noon–4 p.m.


Visitor Center admission is free*

Parking Fee
Daily- $3.50/car
Free Parking for Friends of Wehr Members

Daily parking for tour bus-contact Wehr at 414-425-8550

*Select Programs and Special Events charge fees for participation.

Organized group nature hike
pre-registration is required
fees for 2019-20 school year

Child-Resident – $3.50 each with a $70 minimum
Pre-registration required

Child-Nonresident – $4.50 each with a $70 minimum

Adult (Age 18 & up) - Rates vary by program, with $70 minimum Please call (414) 425-8550 for reservations.


The Wehr Nature Center is within the 660 acres of Whitnall Park, adjoining the Root River Parkway. The Center’s entrance is located on College Ave. between S. 92nd St. and S. 108th St.