The Mequon Nature Preserve Conference Center provides a peaceful setting for your meetings in a 438-acre nature preserve that is only twenty minutes from downtown Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and thirty minutes from Mitchell International Airport in Milwaukee.

Every meeting space offers views of the outdoors and provides complete privacy. During a break, enjoy a quiet walk on a trail that meanders along prairies and wetlands, and through hardwood forests. This distraction-free environment will allow you to focus on your day’s tasks.

We can provide a perfect place for the following types of meetings:

  • Business Meetings
  • Executive Retreats
  • Board Meetings
  • Training Seminars
  • Strategic Planning Sessions
  • Leadership Conferences
  • Sales Retreats/Meetings
  • Staff Retreats
  • Client Programs
  • Professional Workshops


275 people can meet in up to 10,000 squarefeet of space. All meeting spaces are on the first floor with outdoor views and are fully handicapped accessible.

To accommodate your meeting needs, the Mequon Nature Preserve Conference Center offers the following:

  • Mounted projectors for presentations
  • White Board/Screen
  • Wi-Fi throughout the building
  • Movable white board
  • Copy machine
  • Windows that open
  • Views of the outdoors from every space
  • Ample on-site parking for up to 165 cars
  • Adjustable light levels


Nearby Services

Nearby caterers are available to provide complete menus, from a simple breakfast to sandwiches,or a gourmet dinner.There are at least a dozen lodging facilities located within ten miles.The Conference Center also has a small kitchen to facilitate set-up.

  • Lodging within Five Miles
  • Holiday Inn Express
  • Four Points Sheraton
  • Courtyard Milwaukee North
  • Candlewood Suites
  • Marriott ExecuStay North Pointe
  • Super 8 Motel
  • Food Service with Delivery
  • Fiddleheads
  • Larry’s Market
  • Outpost Natural Foods
  • Panera Bread
  • Shully’s Cuisine
  • From Scratch Catering
  • Armon’s Catering


Recreational Opportunities 

The Mequon Nature Preserve has a five-mile-long trail system where you can jog, bird-watch, and snowshoe in season.The nearby Ozaukee Interurban Trail and the Oak Leaf Trail, which together are 130 miles long, offer opportunities to bicycle and rollerblade. Two public golf courses, including one which hosted a PGA tour event for many years, are within six miles of our facility.

Rental Information

For an appointment or to request more information, please call 262-242-8055, extension #104 or  e-mail center@mequonnaturepreserve.org. Leave your name, address, phone number, and the type and date of event. A Conference Center representative will contact you to discuss your needs, and will provide you with a rental information packet.