Outdoor activities and nature spots around Chicago

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Oak Park Conservatory

Come walk through a warm, lush wonderland of ferns, tropical plants, and cacti at the Oak Park Conservatory. The Conservatory’s community room is available...

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Lambs Farm

This nonprofit center serves more than 250 people with developmental disabilities who work and live on site. Lambs Farm operates 5 kid-friendly businesses....

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Spring Valley Nature Center & Heritage Farm

Spring Valley provides 3+ miles of hiking trails and 135 acres of restored natural habitats. Step back in time to the 19th century at the Heritage Farm...

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John G. Shedd Aquarium

Visitors can explore the ever-changing world of amphibians in the aquarium’s new special exhibit. Guests can also discover the dolphins and whales in the...

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Backyards for Nature Fair

A native plant sale and a backyard ecology fair for the whole family, including birdhouse building, free wildflower seedlings, games and activities in...

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Touch-A-Tractor

Climb into the seat of a real tractor, talk to farmers and learn about farming at this event for kids and families.  

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Earth Day-Arbor Day Festival

Children's activities include crafts, petting zoo, jump zone, storytelling, hay rides and pony rides. Exhibits feature antique cars, eco-vehicles, tractors,...

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Enjoy Pioneer Farm

Hold a baby lamb, goat, chicks, piglet, rabbit, duck, feed a calf at this farm just 1 hour west of Chicago. On Saturdays and Sundays in March, April and...

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Prairie Crossing Farm

Offers a variety of outdoor farm-based education programs on a 100 acre working organic farm. Visit website for information on group tours, farm events,...

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