Several outdoor venues in the Chicago area are now open to the public. These establishments have a variety of new social-distancing policies and procedures in place, which we have compiled for you.

Here are the available kid-friendly places to visit during COVID-19. Botanic gardens, trails, and recreation areas are gradually re-opening with guidelines and restrictions in place. Families should expect big changes from how things were before such as purchasing advance tickets online for a specific time slot, wearing a face covering, and staying on the main paths of each place.

COVID-19 Notice: State and local restrictions are evolving continuously. Double check each place’s website for the most up to date info.