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Adams Wildlife Sanctuary

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Nice Display of Wildlife!

This was interesting to my husband who really likes the outdoors and wildlife. We were happy with... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2017
Pittsfield, Illinois
Good place for birding!

Several species of springtime, migrant birds are attracted to the sanctuary. Many photo... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
Chatham, Illinois
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5 Sep 2018
“Nice walk without leaving town”
18 Jun 2017
“Nice Display of Wildlife!”
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2315 E Clear Lake Ave, Springfield, IL 62703-1403
+1 217-544-2473
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

I walked here with my young children. The trails open at sunrise which is nice. They provide a nice trail map at the trail head, but then the trails are not marked at all once you are on them. The trails are nicely maintained, and...More

Thank Gina G
Reviewed 19 June 2017

This was interesting to my husband who really likes the outdoors and wildlife. We were happy with the visit.

Thank O2433OHrebeccas
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Several species of springtime, migrant birds are attracted to the sanctuary. Many photo opportunities in spring and fall.

Thank QuikHands
Reviewed 30 July 2015

When we arrived and went in the visitors center (?), there was no one to greet us and explain anything. So, we just walked around inside reading different things and ventured outside and started walking the pathway. About 1/2 hour later we made out way...More

2  Thank Sue C
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Who woulda thunk it? An urban wildlife sanctuary and botanical garden located at 2315 Clear Lake Avenue, in the hustle and bustle of northeastern Springfield, amid all of the Abraham Lincoln historical sites. Adams Wildlife Sanctuary is a 40-acre oasis owned and managed by the...More

7  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 24 January 2013

Walk the quiet, flat trails. Enjoy the birds. Talk to the friendly staff and they will give you a tour of the restored historic home.

17  Thank bikelady_10
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