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Wildlife Prairie State Park

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3826 N Taylor Rd, Hanna City, IL 61536-9467
+1 309-676-0998
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The wildlife prairie park is great but the Red Santa Fe train Caboose rental?

This is our 3rd visit to the Wildlife Prairie part and our first overnite in the park where we... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
172nancyj
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Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Always Enjoyable

My family and I really don't come here enough really due to work and chores. But when we do, the... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Dannie H
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“train ride” (16 reviews)
“picnic lunch” (4 reviews)
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3826 N Taylor Rd, Hanna City, IL 61536-9467
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+1 309-676-0998
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our 3rd visit to the Wildlife Prairie part and our first overnite in the park where we rented one of the Red Santa Fe train cabooses for 2 nights. After reading previous reviews my women's intuition kicked in and I packed: paper plates,...More

Thank 172nancyj
Reviewed 7 September 2017

My family and I really don't come here enough really due to work and chores. But when we do, the trip is always pleasurable. We've brought visitors with us on a few occassions and I recall a few gasps at the entrance fee. They were...More

Thank Dannie H
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We took our grandchildren, ages 3 and 6. They loved it. All the animals were easy to find in their habitats. We took our own picnic lunch. The kids really enjoyed the slide. We did not stay overnight.

Thank E M
Reviewed 6 September 2017

My wife and I took two of our Grandchildren and they loved it as we did. Easy strool through the Park and the children marveled at the animals.

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 6 September 2017

What a wonderful surprise we encountered when we attended the Wedding at the Park. Beautiful scenery and so much wildlife and trees.

Thank Shirley J
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We had no expectations of the wildlife prairie park and we couldn't have been more pleased on our visit! We went on a Monday and it wasn't crowded. All the animals were out or in view. This park is a true hidden gem. It is...More

Thank walsh352017
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Actually loved this. Recommendation from hotel staffer. Highlight was safari bus.. took up front to the Elk and bison... almost "face-to-face". Got to hand feed a special bison.

Thank Corrie G
Reviewed 5 July 2017

From its name, I had anticipated this park would highlight the native prairie of Illinois and provide me with a greater understanding of this unique ecosystem. Unfortunately it fell short of my expectations. The location itself is a restored mining area and the animals are...More

Thank USACityPlanner
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Even tho they are older, our teenagers still enjoyed our visit to Wildlife Prairie Park. The train ride is always fun although there is an extra charge. We enjoyed the area by the schoolhouse, petting the goats and checking out the chickens, ducks and pigeons....More

Thank Saskia C
Reviewed 16 February 2017

a beautiful setting where animals are well cared for. See wildlife you will in a natural setting, buffalo, cougars, bears, snakes etc. A buffet with great food. Several membership plans. I have the grandparent plan that allows unlimited number of visits with 3 grandchildren for...More

Thank lhammer180
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