Zoo : 3300 Golf Road, Brookfield, IL 60513
by the Chicago Zoological Society, is open every day of the year!
Zoological Society: Since the opening of Brookfield Zoo in 1934,
Society has had an international reputation for taking a cutting-edge
in animal care and conservation of the natural world.
Zoo: 1356 N. Gary Avenue, Wheaton, Illinois 60187
Situated on five acres,
ponds, this nationally recognized zoo offers an intimate experience
a large variety of domestic farm animals and native Illinois wildlife.
Pathways welcome you, creating accessibility throughout the zoo.
Oak Zoo: Peoria's Glen Oak Zoo is conveniently located at the
of Prospect and McClure in Peoria, Illinois.
Robinson Zoo: 1100 East Lake Drive, Springfield, IL 62707
The zoo is now home to more
300 animals native to Australia, Africa, Asia and North and South
Over 90 species of native and exotic animals are housed here among
exhibits. The zoo participates in scientific research studies and
efforts in addition to providing a fun and educational environment for
people of all ages.
Shadows Zoo: MT Vernon -- Link does not work
Park Zoological Gardens: in
Lincoln Park Zoo
is a world
of wildlife in the shadow of skyscrapers. Located within a verdant park
just minutes north of Chicago, the zoo has been a natural, free oasis
generations of animal lovers, who come to hear a lion’s roar echo off
apartment buildings, see gorillas climb trees as the Sears Tower looms
in the distance, or forget where they are as they immerse themselves in
tropical rainforests, dry-thorn forests or spacious savannas.
Park Zoo in Bloomington, Illinois
Miller Park Zoo
exhibits and Zookeeper interaction opportunities that are enjoyed by
whole family. Some highlights include: sun bears, reindeer,
tiger, sea lions, river otters, red pandas, lemurs, Galapagos tortoise,
bald eagles, pallas cats, Amur leopard, gibbons, and red wolves.
The Zoo features many large exhibits such as a Wallaby WalkAbout,
Children's Zoo, Animals of Asia, and the Katthoefer animal building.
Arboretum: 4100 Illinois Route 53, Lisle, IL 60532
The Morton Arboretum is an
recognized nonprofit organization dedicated to the planting and
of trees. Its 1,700 acres hold collections of more than 4,000 kinds of
trees, shrubs, and other plants from around the world.
Zoo: 12908 Niabi Zoo Road, Coal Valley, IL 61240 [COAL VALLEY (near
Park Zoo: Aurora, Illinois
It is our mission at the
Park Zoo to provide a safe and natural habitat for our animals. We
safe and humane care for all the animals that call Phillips Park Zoo
It is equally important to increase the awareness of these animals
to North America.
Zoo: 71 South Country Club Road • Decatur, IL 62521
You'll find an exciting
at Decatur's Scovill Zoo!
Aquarium (John G. Shedd Aquarium): Chicago, IL
Strap a mask and flippers
imagination and chart a course to Shedd Aquarium. Have you ever sailed
the Pacific Northwest on a whale-watching cruise? Gotten eye-to-eye
a shark? Or followed a sea turtle as she soared through the Caribbean?
At Shedd, it's all possible.
Six Flags Great Amerca
PrairieState Park: 3826 N. Taylor Rd., Hanna City, IL (PEORIA)
A 2,000 Acre Zoological
to Bison, Elk, Eagles, Cougars, Otters, Wolves, and much more. We're
from March 1st through December 14th. Hours change according to the
of the day.
Wildlife Center: 3 S 580 Naperville Road, Wheaton, IL 60187-8761
Willowbrook Wildlife Center
rehabilitation facility that provides care and medical treatment for
and orphaned animals that are native to northeastern Illinois.The
Visitor Center features a close-up view of wild native species.