With our lush, well-manicured grounds, scenic courtyards, and lovely walking paths, Newcastle Place is the ideal setting for a senior living community. And with our convenient location, all the wonderful things to do in Mequon and Milwaukee are right at our doorstep. Newcastle Place’s Community Life Services Director plans a complete calendar of cultural, recreational, and social opportunities, from concerts and lectures to special events and excursions, all providing you the chance to experience everything our area has to offer while having fun and making new friends.
Shopping and Dining
You’ll find a wide range of sophisticated and casual dining spots and lots of great shopping opportunities close by, including at Bayshore Town Center and Mequon Pavilions, two favorite destinations of Newcastle Place residents.
The Milwaukee area boasts a vibrant arts and cultural scene. The Milwaukee Art Museum is one of the largest museums in the country, with over 340,000 square feet of exhibition space presenting 30,000 works of art from antiquity to the present. The Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, in the city’s downtown theater district, is home to the national touring companies of Broadway productions, the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, the Milwaukee Ballet Company, and the Florentine Opera Company. Concordia University in Mequon offers a diverse range of educational and cultural opportunities as well.
If it’s natural beauty you’re seeking, Newcastle Place is the place for you. The city of Mequon features more than two dozen parks and natural recreation areas, including the 22-acre Willow Bay Nature Preserve featuring lovely walking trails and picnic spots. Plus, the city’s location on Lake Michigan’s western shore offers many opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors. At the Milwaukee County Zoo, you’ll find over 2,000 mammals, birds, fish, amphibians, and reptiles in specialized habitats spanning 200 wooded acres.
Love to hit the links? Mequon features five beautiful golf courses, including Missing Links Golf Course and North Shore Country Club, two favorites of Newcastle Place residents. Sports fans can root for the NFL Packers, NBA Bucks, and MLB Brewers, while film buffs can catch all the latest movies at the nearby North Shore Cinemas, an entertainment destination complete with a cocktail lounge and full service, sit-down restaurant.