Nature Preschool

Where the whole child is shaped by the natural world

The Chicago Botanic Garden’s nature-based, developmentally appropriate preschool provides a unique learning experience for 3- to 5-year-olds. The emergent curriculum focuses on exploration and discovery in nature each day. The curriculum promotes learning and prepares children for kindergarten as they develop an appreciation for the natural world.

Please contact Ann Halley at to be placed on a waitlist.

Saturday, November 6

Saturday, January 8