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

Phone: 309-676-0998

Hours & Directions

Open year round! Just 10 miles west of downtown Peoria. Wildlife Prairie Park is conveniently located 2.5 miles south of I-74.


Wildlife Prairie Park will be closed to General Admission during Wildlife Scary Park, October 13-15, 20-22, and 27-29. The Park will open for the event one hour before the first train ride!

Parks Hours:
Monday – Sunday | 9 am – 4:30 pm

Animal Trails: 
Monday – Sunday | 9 am – 4 pm

Forest Hall Education Center:
Monday – Sunday | 9 am – 4 pm

Snack Shack:
Monday – Sunday | 10 am – 2 pm

Adventure Store: 
Monday – Sunday | 10 am – 4 pm

In order to ensure each guest is able to enjoy the Park, we limit the last admission to the Park one hour before closing. This provides at least an hour to enjoy the Park before we close for the day. For example, we stop letting guests into the park at 5:30  and our staff will close access to the trails at 6pm. 

If you choose to spend time on the west side of the park, disc golf, pump track, and bike trails are currently open until Sunset.

The park is open year-round except for the dates below:

  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day
  • New Years Eve
  • New Years Day


• Take I-74
• Exit 82 or I-474, Exit 3
• Follow the signs to Wildlife Prairie Park

Address for GPS

3826 N. Taylor Road  –  Hanna City,  –  IL 61536

Click here for directions through Google Maps.