Between Memorial Day and Labor Day
Tuesday through Sunday
Noon to 4:00 p.m.

Admission: $2 Adults,
$1 Children under 12, Members free

elgin public museum

Wednesday, July 25 - Adventures in the Zoo: Native American Games 11am-1pm; Free!

Saturday, July 28 - Bison Feeding in Lords Park 7-8:30 AM; Fee: $2/Adult, $1/Child, Members Free

Sunday, July 29 - Big Run Wolf Ranch at Lords Park Zoo 11 AM - 1 PM; Free!

Wednesday, August 1 - Adventures in the Zoo: Animal Olympics 11 AM - 1 PM; Free!

Friday, August 3 - PAWS on the Porch Programs: Owls 11 AM - 12:30 PM; Free!


Fens: Elgin’s Natural Treasures

What is a Fen? They are unique wetlands communities, formed out of deposits left by glaciers. Alkaline springs with year-round temperatures of fifty degrees running though the ice age deposits produce a special plant population. Elgin’s Natural Treasures will be on display to the end of May. Learn more...