Marquette Natural Area

6743 S. Kedzie Ave.
Chicago, IL 60629

Located Within: Marquette (Jacques) Park
Features: Lagoon, Prairie, Savanna, Wetland
Is Accessible
Note: Paved paths along some of the native plantings


Hours Notes

Natural areas are open from dawn to dusk daily.


Marquette Park Natural Area contains prairie, savanna, and, wetland habitats. This area includes walking trails along the lagoon and "Ashburn Prairie", a remnant mesic prairie transplant preserved in the center of the park.

Help keep wildlife wild, safe, and healthy by following posted signage and Natural Areas Rules and Regulations.


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

Map & Facilities

Marquette Park Natural Area

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