- Pilcher Park Nature Center
Pilcher Park Nature Center
Joliet, Ill.2501 Highland Park Drive
September-May: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. daily. June-August: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. daily. Admission:
The nature center features small animals like reptiles along
with kids' activities. There are hiking and bike trails, playground
areas and picnic grounds.