1908 N. Lincoln Ave.
Urbana, IL 61801
Phone: (217) 367-6000
Fax: (217) 367-1315
Anita Purves Nature Center is an environmental education facility open to the public. Located next to Busey Woods which is a 59-acre forest preserve with a boardwalk loop, seasonal ponds and more. Check out the hands-on field station inside or stick around for a variety of nature related programs while visiting.
Have a picnic and pet and feed the farm animals. Memorial Day through Labor Day.
A 1,768-acre country estate offering native flood-plain forests and unplanned woods, a park which contains an outstanding collection of sculpture and statuary from Cambodia, Thailand, and China, which are placed among beautiful flower gardens, greenhouses, and sculptured hedges.
Enjoy Gospel musical performances and off Broadway productions at this 1921 Renaissance palace.
Showcases internationally renowned performers in its vast complex of theaters and concert halls.
Four major productions per year offer a wide variety of live theater from musicals and classical pieces to experimental works, In this 1899 Penn Central Train Station.
The Plant Biology Greenhouse is a botanical garden located on the University of Illinois campus in Urbana, Illinois. The gardens also include a conservatory that houses a number of greenhouses. With over 200 species of local and exotic plants, the gardens are especially ideal for educational visits for school children. The garden also includes a gift shop and information center.
Watch many performances by Parklands theatrical, choral, and instrumental groups.
Enjoy the stars and planets at Illinois second largest planetarium.
Take a trip to the petting zoo, pick some apples, and shop at the market store for fresh produce.
Spread over a lush green space of 8 acres (3.23 hectares), this beautiful garden forms a part of the Lake of the Woods Forest Preserve. The garden boasts about a variety of flora and fauna, and is open to the public from morning to sunset. Nestled in the preserve, it is away from the hustle bustle which makes it a great spot for picnics and some outdoor fun.