This teaching organic greenhouse lets kids get their hands dirty
while enjoying several programs available for all ages.
with nature at one of our 5 fun-filled sites! Make your child's
birthday a journey of discovery. Choose from a wide variety of age
This nature center and botanic garden offers many opportunities to observe wildlife in their natural habitat. Lake Katherine provides a nesting area for...
Thousands of great egrets, great blue herons, double-breasted
cormorants and black-crowned night herons nest on two islands in
the middle of Lake Renwick....
Visit the 19th-century one-room schoolhouse and new interpretive
center, which features historical and interactive
displays, live native...
Shoreline fishing on a 47-acre lake. Boat rentals and
concessions available. Features 2.5-mile hiking trail that loops
through a wetland.
Hiking trails over wetlands, prairie, savannah and woodlands.
Visit the kids' educational facility at the nature center.
Located just 25 miles north of Chicago, the Openlands Lakeshore
Preserve presents one of the last remaining ravine and bluff
ecosystems in the metropolitan...
The nature center features small animals like reptiles along
with kids' activities. There are hiking and bike trails, playground
areas and picnic grounds....
Experience the natural world, with hands-on exhibits in addition to a natural playscape for outdoor educational experiences. The playscape includes a pollinator...