Outdoor activities and nature spots around Chicago

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John G. Shedd Aquarium

Visitors can explore the ever-changing world of amphibians in the aquarium’s new special exhibit. Shedd’s seasonal Stingray Touch invites guests to discover...

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Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum

This is a lovely way to introduce children to nature. The highlight for most children is the Judy Istock Butterfly Haven where more than 1,000 butterflies...

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Blackberry Farm

Historic Blackberry Farm celebrates the pioneer days of the 1800s, bringing yesteryear to life amid a beautiful setting of modern amenities and attractions....

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Kline Creek Farm

Visit  this living-history farm to discover life for DuPage County families in  the 1890s. Tour the house, barn and visitor center. See sheep, chickens ...

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Wagner Farm & Heritage Center

Visit one of the few remaining dairy farms in Cook County. Learn to milk cows, tend crops and cook at this Learn what life was like during the 1920s...

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Lake Katherine Nature Center and Botanic Gardens

This nature center and botanic garden offers many opportunities to observe wildlife in their natural habitat. Lake Katherine provides a nesting area for...

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Prairieview Education Center

A variety of programs and changing exhibits geared toward nature enthusiasts are on display. Visitors can drop in the exploration station, check out...

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Lincoln Park Zoo

See more than 1,100 animals, many of them endangered. Brand new experiences include Regenstein Macaque Forest, home to Japanese snow monkeys, and the Lionel...

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Independence Park District

Chicago Park District

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