The Chicago Botanic Garden is a 385-acre living plant museum featuring 24 display gardens and four natural areas, uniquely situated on nine islands surrounded...
Trailside Museum is a small nature center with an educational
focus on teaching about local wildlife and wildlife habitat.
Visitors can enjoy natural...
Hike around the perimeter on the stroller-friendly trail. Inside
the nature center, kids can play with the animals, touch table and
The Lost Valley Visitor Center hosts a number of environmental
education programs, workshops, camps and special events. An exhibit
room, drop-in library...
This 38-acre nature preserve is home to a diversity of wildlife
and habitat types. See beautiful woods, flora and fauna on the
trails along both sides...
Hike and bike the trails in this 220-acre forest. Discovery
packs with binoculars, bug boxes and plants are available for
hikes. At the nature center,...
This 97-acre preserve features oak-hickory forests, tall grass
prairie, oak savanna, natural wetlands, native plants and animals.
Check out the log...
The nature center features small animals like reptiles along
with kids' activities. There are hiking and bike trails, playground
areas and picnic grounds....