Plan your visit

  • Tags :
    Community Mobilization
    Who Can Participate :
    Adults
    Groups
    Location :
    Walnut Way Center, Innovations and Wellness Commons
Tours

If you’re interested in visiting Walnut Way, we offer free public tours and paid adult tours (pre-registration required). Our tours are neighborhood-based experiential learning opportunities for residents and visitors highlighting our commitment to civic engagement, environmental stewardship, and creating venues for prosperity. All tours are available seasonally from April-October.

1. Free Public Tours: We offer free public tours April – October on the 1st Tuesday of each month at 5:30pm. Please contact us at least 2 weeks in advance. Registration is required by using the tour interest form. 

2. Paid Adult Tours: The fee is $10 per person Monday-Friday and $15 per person on Saturdays. This fee helps cover a portion of our staff time and occupancy costs. Please contact us 4-6 weeks in advance to schedule your tour. Please use the tour interest form on this page to request a paid tour.

3. Visit The Commons: The Juice Kitchen at The Innovations and Wellness Commons is open for business Monday through Saturday, 7am-3pm, at 1617 W. North Ave. The Outpost Natural Foods Coop Community Learning and Event Center hosts a variety of events including a Saturday Maker’s Market hosting local vendors. Please check their schedule for complete details.

4. Adult Volunteer Opportunities: Please visit our volunteer page.

Tour Interest Form

Please complete the tour interest form in order to begin your registration process. Group tours must be registered at least 4-6 weeks in advance and public tours at least 2 weeks in advance. We will contact you to confirm that registration has been received, answer any questions you may have, gather any necessary final information, and arrange for payment. If you do not hear from us within two days, please call (414) 264-2326.

Payments can be submitted on the day of your tour or mailed to: Walnut Way Conservation Corp., 2240 N. 17th Street, Milwaukee, WI 53205. If your group cannot afford this fee, please call our office to inquire about scholarship opportunities. We are currently seeking donations to ensure scholarships are available to others. Any gifts above your tour costs are tax deductible.

*Completing the tour interest form does NOT guarantee we can host a tour on your desired date. Trenell Henning, Community Mobilizer Specialist will be in touch with you to confirm or deny your request. If you have any questions, please contact Trenell at thenning@walnutway.org or at 414-264-2326. Thank you!

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General overviewHistoryEconomic developmentCommunity engagementHealth and wellnessGardens/environmentalThe Innovations and Wellness CommonsOther: (insert blank space for write in)