Wauwatosa

Senior Living Options in Wauwatosa, WI

When you're exploring the senior living options in Wauwatosa, WI, it makes sense to dig into the community's atmosphere, style, and amenities, too. This overview will give you a quick look at the town and some of the aspects we think you'll love about living at Cedar Glen Senior Apartments

About Wauwatosa

The word wauwatosa means "firefly" in the native Potawatomi language. Nestled along the banks of the Menomonee River just outside of Milwaukee, Wauwatosa offers a picturesque small-town look and feel, along with its proximity to all that Milwaukee has to offer. Originally a mill town, then a railroad outpost, Wauwatosa eventually became a center of industry, home to manufacturers like Briggs & Stratton® and Harley Davidson®.

Local Attractions

Wauwatosa's beautiful parks, bookstores, coffee shops, and arts scene offer something for everyone. 

  • Mayfair Mall is a perfect place for retail therapy. Dozens of mainstream and boutique shops showcase goods for all tastes. 
  • The Kneeland-Walker House, an elegant Queen Anne style home built in 1890, is now home to the Wauwatosa Historical Society. This gem a treat for history buffs to explore. 
  • Stop by the Wisconsin State Fair in August for delicious food, live music, and a variety of unique vendors. 
  • Get plugged into community happenings, check out a book, or explore the calendar of events at the Wauwatosa Public Library

Housing Amenities

Your senior living options in Wauwatosa, WI include access to many desirable amenities, including:

  • Balcony or patio on all homes
  • Stainless steel appliances
  • Walk-in closets
  • Business center with internet access
  • On-site fitness center, hair salon, and library
  • Free Wi-Fi 

For more information about Cedar Glen Senior Apartments and to schedule a tour, feel free to contact our senior living experts in Wauwatosa today. 

Relevant Articles