Hours Notes

Natural areas are open from 6am to 11pm daily.


Washington Park Natural Area is 42 acres of native prairie and wetland encompassing Washington Park's southern lagoon. Paved and gravel trails wind through the natural area around the lagoon, over boardwalks, and onto quiet islands.


For directions using public transportation visit www.transitchicago.com.

Map & Facilities

Washington Natural Area

5531 S. Martin Luther King Dr.
Chicago, IL 60637
United States