Hours Notes

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


Marquette Park Natural Area is 47 acres of native prairie, savanna, and wetland habitats within Marquette Park. This area includes walking trails along the lagoon and Ashburn Prairie, a remnant mesic prairie preserved in the center of the park. An additional 11 acres of natural area are spread throughout the Marquette Golf Course.


Parking is available north and south of the natural areas on Redfield Drive and Mann Drive.

Map & Facilities

Marquette Natural Area

6743 S. Kedzie Ave.
Chicago, IL 60629
United States