This 97-acre preserve features oak-hickory forests, tall grass
prairie, oak savanna, natural wetlands, native plants and animals.
Check out the log...
The natural area provides visitors with many outdoor activities
including hiking among the two miles of trails, bird-watching,
Explore 1,700 acres of plants and trees. Walk, run or bike 9 miles of paved roads or hike 16 miles of trails with birds, frogs and other wildlife, amid...
The Chicago Botanic Garden is a 385-acre living plant museum featuring 26 display gardens and four natural areas, uniquely situated on nine islands surrounded...
Hike around the perimeter on the stroller-friendly trail. Inside
the nature center, kids can play with the animals, touch table and
The Lurie Garden in Chicago's Millennium Park, offers a variety of free family workshops throughout the year. An urban model of responsible horticulture,...
The nature center features small animals like reptiles along
with kids' activities. There are hiking and bike trails, playground
areas and picnic grounds....
Closed in the winter.