Address: 3826 N. Taylor Road
Hanna City, IL 61536

Phone: 309-676-0998

Support Through Amazon

Other Ways To Support Wildlife Prairie Park Wildlife Prairie Park has an Amazon Wishlist which contains various needs for the animals and staff at the park. Items including cleaners, pet beds, hoses, dog toys, reptile needs, tools, and more. Any purchase from the Wildlife Prairie Park Amazon Wishlist is greatly appreciated.  Amazon Animal Wishlist Amazon […]

Lodging FAQ

Lodging Frequently Asked Questions How do I book at stay at one of your lodging facilities?Prairie Stables, Legacy Cabins, Grain Cottages, Cabin on the Hill, and Train Cabooses are available for booking. Reserve your tent camping site above or by asking upon arrival to our Ticket Gate. Is admission included in our stay? Yes! As lodging […]

Executive Team

Wildlife Prairie Park Executive Team The Wildlife Prairie Park Executive Team is the leadership of the park who handles the marketing, hospitality, finance, human resources, and wildlife programs and staff. This group works hard to make sure every aspect of the park is running smoothly for the guests and staff to enjoy! Learn more about […]

Easter At Wildlife Prairie Park

Easter Weekend at Wildlife Prairie Park Friday, March 29 – Sunday, March 31, 2024 Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt Available Friday-Sunday FREE with Park admission Once you find the large numbered eggs, return the form to the Visitor Center for an exclusive WPP carabiner (until supplies last) and enter the Grand Prize drawing for a Private […]

Spring Wake Up 2022

It’s Spring Wake Up 2022! Sunday, March 20, 2022 Schedule For The Day 10am River Otter Feeding 12-12:30pm Photos with Oscar the Screech Owl in the Visitor Center*substitute owl may be used if needed 1pm Animal Encounter in Forest Hall 2pm Facebook Live – Check in with Gertie the groundhog 3pm Keeper Chat in the […]

Event Inquiry Form

Are you planning a corporate event, wedding, or other private event and need a venue? Wildlife Prairie Park would be happy to help! Fill out our private events inquiry form with general details of your event for our staff to best serve your needs. Once submitted, please give our staff 48 hours to get back […]

Groundhog Day

What will Gertie see? Shadow or no shadow?

Groundhog Day at Wildlife Prairie Park Groundhog Day Recap Gertie’s Prediction: Gertie did not see her shadow which means an early spring!  Live Reading of Gertie Saves The Day Facebook Live With Gertie’s Prediction Friday February 2, 2024 Join us LIVE and cast your vote as Gertie the Groundhog makes her official weather prognostication. Will […]

Wildlife Prairie Park Governing Board

The Friends of Wildlife Prairie Park is a registered 501 3(c) organization. A Board of Directors has been put in place to insure the perpetuation of Wildlife Prairie Park in Peoria County, Illinois, (Park). The Board is responsible for taking any and all actions to support in perpetuity the Vision of the Park – To […]

Winter Photo Contest Rules and Waiver Form

Entries should be submitted via email as a JPEG attachment to photographycontest@wildlifeprairie.org no later than March 19, 2023. Each photo should include photographer’s name, address, phone, photo title, and contest category. Two categories for entry: WPP’s wolves Nature/Landscapes/Outdoor Adventures (Scenery, lakes, buildings, fat biking, XC skiing, hiking, wild animals, other WPP animals, etc.)  Our panel […]

Wildlife Scary Park

Wildlife Scary Park 2023 October 13-15 | October 20-22 | October 27-29 Wildlife Scary Park is canceled for Friday, October 13. Ticket holders for Friday, October 13 may attend the event on another day this year. Just show your event ticket on your phone or in print upon entering the Park. If you have Wildlife […]