vera meineke nature center at spring valley

Vera Meineke Nature Center at Spring Valley

1111 E. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg · 847/985-2100

PARKING LOT CLOSURE NOTICE - The Spring Valley Nature Center parking lot will be closed to all traffic on Friday, Nov. 11. Parking is available at Heritage Farm, 201 S. Plum Grove Road. All trails and facilities will remain open. 

The Vera Meineke Nature Center at Spring Valley is an earth-sheltered, passive-solar visitor center and includes hands-on exhibits, discovery niches and a natural history library.

Hours of Operation

Summer (April 1 to Oct. 31)
  • Museum & Visitor Center: Daily, 9AM to 5PM
  • Grounds & Trails: Daily, 8AM to 8PM
Winter (Nov. 1 to March 31)
  • Museum & Visitor Center: Daily, 9AM to 5PM
  • Grounds & Trails: Daily: 8AM to 5PM

All facilities closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's.

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