Get out of the house and enjoy some nature without leaving Chicago.The North Park Village Nature Center on Chicago’s northwest side features a forty-six acre nature preserve and nature trails flanked by prairies, woodlands and wetlands. Or, go inside the field house and participate in interactive nature displays. Open daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Bring a picnic and make a day of it.
Plenty of free on-site parking. FREE ADMISSION.
North Park Village Nature Center
5801 N. Pulaski Road