Hal Tyrell Trailside Museum

738 Thatcher Avenue

This historic mid-1870s Victorian mansion is nestled among live native animals, wildflower gardens, and more. Natural-surfaced hiking trails wind through beautiful oak woodlands to a pond and along the Des Plaines River. Trailside Museum is a child-friendly, and offers a wide variety of public nature programs and exhibits for children, families and adults. 

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