Willowbrook Wildlife Center, Glen Ellyn

#7 of 19 in Parks in DuPage County
Wildlife Area · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park

Willowbrook Wildlife Center is a rehabilitation facility that provides care and medical treatment for injured and orphaned wildlife native to northeastern Illinois. As an education center, Willowbrook also serves as a resource for understanding the natural world and provides learning experiences for DuPage County residents to help them live in harmony with diverse, healthy wildlife populations.
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  • This is a low-key, zero or low-cost (suggested donation) way to enjoy a morning or afternoon with the grandkids. The rehabilitation of different animals on the grounds (Sandhill Cranes, Fox, Raccoon.....  more »
  • This center takes in injured wildlife. If they can completely recover the animal is released back into the wild. Those animals that recover but cannot survive in the wild they go into their zoo. So...  more »
  • Thank you for all the good you do! Your staff are clearly dedicated and in it for the animals. The animals in your care are so lucky! They were clearly happy and treated so well. They displayed many natural behaviors that you wanna see in captive animals- especially wild born ones. Bravo!
  • Great staff! They were very helpful and great assistance when I rescued a bird. Thank you!

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