Address: 125 W Fullerton Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60614
Hours: 7:30am to the earlier of dusk or 7:30pm mid-April to mid-November, weather permitting. The Lily Pool is closed Friday, Saturday and Sunday the weekend of the Chicago Air and Water Show.
Daytime Phone: (773) 883-7275
Chicago Park District 24-Hour Security: (312) 747-2193
Handicap Accessibility: The Lily Pool is handicapped accessible, except for a section of the main walkway adjacent to the waterfall. Wheelchair entrance and adjacent parking can be accessed on Cannon Dr. just south of Fullerton Pkwy before entering the Lincoln Park Zoo parking kiosks.
Docent Tours: Volunteer docents are on-site mid-May to October Fridays from 1pm-4pm and Saturdays and Sundays from 10am-4pm. Private or group tours are available by appointment with at least seven days advance notice. Please call the Lincoln Park Conservancy office.
Permits: Events, professional photography, and filming require a permit in advance – contact us at (773) 883-7275.
Visitor Etiquette: While visiting the Alfred Caldwell Lily Pool, please:
Address: 2391 N Stockton Dr., Chicago, IL 60614
Hours: Effective immediately, the Conservatory will be closed to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus. We and the Chicago Park District apologize for any inconvenience.
Daytime Phone: (312) 742-7736
Handicap Accessibility: The Conservatory building is handicapped accessible, except for the Fern Room. Two wheelchairs are available for your convenience while visiting the Conservatory, but must remain within the building. Wheelchair rentals are free and on a first-come, first-served basis. Wheelchair rental requires a credit card or driver’s license, which will be held for deposit until the wheelchair is returned.
Docent Tours: Volunteer docents are on-site mid-May through October on Fridays from 1pm-4pm and Saturdays and Sundays from 10am-4 pm. Private or group tours are available by appointment with at least seven days advance notice. Please call the Lincoln Park Conservancy office.
Visitor Etiquette: While visiting the Conservatory & Gardens, please:
2020 Flower Show Calendar
Address: The 15-acre sanctuary is located in Lincoln Park between Fullerton and Diversey Parkways, and Stockton and Cannon Drives.
Hours: 6 am to 11 pm every day
Daytime Phone: (773) 883-7275
Handicapped Accessibility: The North Pond Nature Sanctuary is handicapped accessible, except for certain mulched shoreline paths and the fly-casting pier.
Visitor Etiquette: While visiting North Pond Nature Sanctuary, please:
Why We Ask You Not to Feed Wildlife:
Public parking is available for $26 a day in the lot directly behind the Conservatory at 2391 N Stockton Dr. The lot entrance is on Stockton Dr just south of Fullerton Pkwy. Street parking may also be available on Stockton or Cannon Drives between Diversey and Fullerton Parkways.
CTA bus service on the 151 Sheridan and 156 LaSalle routes stop near the Alfred Caldwell Lily Pool and Lincoln Park Conservatory & Gardens at Fullerton Pkwy & Stockton Dr. The 151 and 156 routes also stop adjacent to the North Pond Nature Sanctuary on Stockton Dr at the Arlington, Roslyn, or Wrightwood Ave stops. CTA bus routes 134 and 143 also stop at Roslyn during certain times of the day.
Visit Divvy Bikes for more information.