The beautiful setting and relaxed atmosphere at the Perlman Retreat Center will leave you refreshed and invigorated, ready to look inward and work outward to accomplish your goals. Located on 400 beautiful wooded acres, you would never know you are only 30 minutes from Milwaukee and two hours from Chicago! Our gorgeous meeting facilities, professional staff and extensive challenge courses with affordable pricing combine to make a retreat center unmatched in Wisconsin or the Midwest.
The Perlman Retreat Center can host anywhere from 15- 400 people.
As a retreat center, we have developed a strong loyalty among our guests with a return rate of nearly 90% every year! This success is due to the dedication of our staff, ensuring that your retreat goals are always met.
Nature’s Classroom Institute, one of the leading residential environmental education programs in the country calls the Perlman Retreat Center home. For over 17 years, thousands of school children from throughout the Midwest have enjoyed the wonderful facilities available at Perlman.
Accommodations: Perlman Retreat Center offers modern sleeping accommodations. Housing is available for up to 90 people with comfortable sleeping quarters and ample bathroom facilities. The center is fully handicapped accessible. Fully contained apartments are also available on site. Mukwonago has both an indoor and outdoor climbing wall as well as an extensive high and low ropes course. The Mukwonago site is surrounded by 600 acres of woodlands and open prairies. The site contains a private lake and is bordered by Lake Beulah on its southern side.
The generous meeting space includes three meeting rooms, six break out rooms, an auditorium which can comfortably seat 150 people and many other unique gathering spaces, both indoor and out.
Dining: The Dining space easily seats 100 and there is another dining hall on the camp property that can seat 400 people. All types of food can be prepared, catering to every kind of diet including vegetarian, vegan, kosher, allergies, gluten free, diabetic, completely flexible, and even organic!
Activities: The outdoor areas of the Perlman Retreat Center offer an ideal venue for outdoor activities, experiential learning, and simple enjoyment. Our high rope challenge course is unique, and our permanent low challenge course elements are extensive. Add these to hundreds of acres of both wooded and open prairie land, as well as our ponds and lakefront, and you find unlimited opportunities to learn through experience.
The outdoor facilities and recreation are outstanding. They include and outdoor amphitheater, several locations for camp fires, fishing, sports fields, basketball courts, and a tennis court. The beautiful waterfront on Lake Beulah offers many lakeside activities. There is also an indoor volleyball court.