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

Phone: 309-676-0998

Daily Programs

Here is the list of daily free public programs that will be available starting this Friday June 26. These bullet points are largely guidelines for the daily programs each day. Some days may vary depending on animal temperament. 

Free Public Daily Programs:

  • 10am Guided Hike through Reptile Hall
    (meet outside reptile hall entrance door-50 guests max)
  • 11am Keeper Chat
    (Check schedule board on main bricks for location)
  • 1pm Animal Encounter
    (meet on the Main Bricks)
  • 4pm Otter Feeding
    (meet at the Otter enclosure)


Animal Feeding Times:

  • River otters 9:30am & 4pm

  • Merrill Woods Loop starting at 10:30am
    (bobcats, coyotes, foxes, black bear, wolves)

  • Aviary 4pm
    (bald eagles, screech owl, great-horned owl, red-tailed hawk, turkey vulture and red-shouldered hawk)

If you can’t make it to the park, learn from our knowledgeable keepers on our YouTube Channel!