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At the Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory, experience a desert oasis, a tropical jungle and special floral gardens . . .all in one afternoon! Come visit the desert in the Arid Dome where one of the world’s finest collections of cacti, succulents, shrubs and arid-land bulbs grow. An Oasis of Pampas Grass and desert palms beckons as paths lead you past many plant oddities with intriguing geometric forms, subtle coloration and unique adaptations to hot, dry habitats. Stroll the jungle-like trails of the Tropical Dome and see a rich diversity of plants from the rainforests of five continents. Showy flowers, fruits, nuts, spices and a multitude of orchids and bromeliads surround you as you’re drawn toward a rushing waterfall in this paradise. Be sure to look for the colorful birds and iguanas that call the Tropical Dome their home. Enter a themed floral exhibit filling the Floral Show Dome with gardens of color. Five seasonal displays each year will delight you with their beauty and will serve to inspire your own gardens.
The Milwaukee County Zoo is a serene home to more than 2,000 mammals, birds, fish, amphibians and reptiles with more than 350 species represented. However, the Zoo has become more than that to visitors. It is a site for workshops, holiday celebrations, summer concerts and food festivals. Recognized as one of the country’s finest zoological attractions, the Milwaukee County Zoo serves as a resource to educate, entertain and inspire. Brookfield also has a well-deserved reputation as a golfer’s paradise, with over two dozen courses within a 30-minute drive. While staying in Brookfield, be sure to explore the variety of shopping outlets in the area. Featuring more than 250 stores and 20 shopping centers, Brookfield is a shopper’s delight.
A level of intimacy is achieved for concert goers and performers alike in the 619-seat Kuttemperoor Auditorium. All seats, from boxes to balcony, have close proximity to the stage. The well-planned design provides the flexibility to accommodate orchestral and dance performances, plays, lectures, formal meetings and seminars. With its spectacular mix of cultural attractions, shopping opportunities, great restaurants and accommodations to fit anyone’s needs, it’s easy to see why Brookfield has become a popular group tour destination. Our inviting lineup of attractions and exceptional accommodations will welcome your group with open arms and go the extra mile to make your group’s experience one to remember. Brookfield is easily accessible from I94 and offers plenty of free parking.
Brookfield Convention & Visitors Bureau
17100 West Bluemound Road, Suite 203 • Brookfield, WI 53005
Phone: (262) 789-0220