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Event Venue: Trailside Museum of Natural History

Visitors to the Museum, housed in a historic mid-1870′s Victorian mansion, will discover displays of live native animals, colorful wildflower gardens, information about local wildlife and their habitats, and more. Natural-surfaced hiking trails through the surrounding forest preserve wind through beautiful oak woodlands and floodplain forest, and to a pond and along the Des Plaines River. Learn more about Trailside Museum of Natural History >

Location

738 Thatcher Ave, River Forest, IL 60305 United States
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April 2017
Let's Move! OutsideFri, Apr 28 • 10 AM
Free

Wildflower Walk

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Bird The PreservesSat, Apr 29 • 1 PM
Free

Giant Bird Art Workshops

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Sun, Apr 30 • 1 PM
Free

Spring Nature Hike

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
May 2017
Thu, May 4 • 10:30 am
Free

Nature Story Time

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Bird The PreservesFri, May 5 • 9:30 am
Free

Morning Bird Walk

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Don't MissSun, May 7 • 10 AM
Free

Spring Festival

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Bird The PreservesSat, May 13 • 6 AM
Free

#BirdThePreserves Big Sit

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Sun, May 14 • 10 AM
Free

Photo Meet-Up at Wolf Road Prairie

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Sun, May 14 • 1 PM
Free

Makin’ Music Bluegrass Jam

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Thu, May 18 • 10:30 am
Free

Nature Story Time

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Bird The PreservesFri, May 19 • 9:30 am
Free

Morning Bird Walk

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Sat, May 20 • 1 PM
Free

Trailside History Hike

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
SeriesSun, May 21 • 1 PM
Free

“Bone” Appetit

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
Bird The PreservesSat, May 27 • 1 PM
Free

Sketch-booking and Journaling Along the Trails

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
SeriesMon, May 29 • 1 PM
Free

“Bone” Appetit

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
June 2017
Don't MissSun, Jun 11 • 12 PM
Free

Trailside Museum’s 85th Anniversary

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
July 2017
Wed, Jul 19 - Thu, Jul 20 • 9 AM
$20

Fishing Fun Camp

Trailside Museum of Natural History, River Forest
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Visit two of the treasures of the Forest Preserves of Cook County