Nature Centers

Showing 11 - 20 of 55 listings
 

The Grove

Peek into a tank full of turtles, touch a fossil, learn about pioneer and Native American life. The 135-acre grounds have wetland, woodland and prairie...

   1 Event

Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden

This 155-acre outdoor living museum has rare and unusual trees and shrubs. 1.8 miles of accessible paved trails with a children's garden, picnic area and...

  

Spring Valley Nature Center & Heritage Farm

Step back in time to see Illinois as it once was at this 135-acre site. At the the 19th century working farm, see how pioneers did chores such as plowing...

  

Blackwell Forest Preserve

Over seven miles of trails for hikers, bikers and equestrians. Amenities include group picnic shelters, an off-leash dog area, a youth-group...

  

Cave of the Mounds-National Natural Landmark

Open year-round and for all ages, this natural limestone cave offers guided tours daily on paved and lighted walkways. Tours pass colorful crystal...

  

Coral Woods Conservation Area

Coral Woods is home to a sugar maple forest and oak canopied woodland. Featuring over 3 miles of looped interpretive trails, picnic shelter, fireplace...

  

Crabtree Nature Center

There are live animals in the center, nature displays and a children's area. Visit the Explore Outdoors area where you can dance with the bees, measure...

  

Eden Place Nature Center

A community-based nature sanctuary and urban oasis in the Fuller Park neighborhood.  The 3.5 acre site is host to a native prairie preserve,...

  

Eldridge Park

Start in a huge park with lots of playground equipment, a picnic area, tennis courts and soccer fields. From the northwest corner of the park, hop...

  

Emily Oaks Nature Center

Find flying squirrels and turtles as you hike. Some trails are stroller friendly. The Woodland Wander Inn lets kids look for animal tracks, explore...

  

 







 
 
 
Copyright 2014 Wednesday Journal Inc. All rights reserved. Chicago web development by liQuidprint