Outdoor activities and nature spots around Chicago

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Taltree Arboretum & Gardens

Explore 360 acres of woodlands, wetlands, prairies and formal gardens. Visit the Taltree Railway Garden featuring seven model steam trains in a miniature...

  

The Lurie Garden in Millennium Park

The Lurie Garden in Chicago's Millennium Park offers a variety of free family workshops throughout the year. An urban model of sustainable horticulture,...

  

Bird Haven Greenhouse

A Joliet Park District facility located in Pilcher Park. It consists of four greenhouses that are open to the public with outdoor gardens. There are special...

  

Friendship Park Conservatory

Visit the three-story indoor atrium and 15 acres of outdoor gardens.

  

Garfield Park Conservatory

The Elizabeth Morse Children's Garden is where kids can go down the vine tube slide, climb a giant seed or crank up a huge bee to pollinate an enormous...

  

Lincoln Park Conservatory

This conservatory doesn't have a children's garden, but it's still a great place to relax after a day at Lincoln Park Zoo. Take a stroll through the tropical...

  

Wilder Park Conservatory

A small conservatory, ideal for little feet, showcases seasonal plants as well as permanent displays of flowering tropical plants. The park features a...

  

Bailly Homestead and Chellberg Farm

Joseph Bailly, one of the earliest settlers in northern Indiana, set up his fur trading post in the early 1800s. Visit the late 1880s Chellberg farm...

  

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....

  

Bonner Heritage Farm

The building and exhibits bring to life a picture of farming and agriculture in Lake County. The farm includes an original barn, a carpenter's shop, a...

  

 







 
 
 
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