Native wildflowers at evening
Coyote, near Prairie Pass Pond
Orland Grassland exhibit at Orland Park History Museum
The Village of Orland Park opened its history museum April 30, 2016. The exhibits are arranged to trace the history of the village from pre-history to the present. An exhibit of prairie photos and a grassland bird photo mobile,
sponsored by Orland Grassland Volunteers,
is featured near the beginning of the
Beautiful photos taken at Orland Grassland
by Jeanne Muellner and Mike McNamee
give museum visitors a glimpse of Orland
Park’s prairie heritage and the restoration
effort that's bringing it back.
Eighteen grassland Birds of Concern and
birds of interest are featured in a
five-foot-long mobile suspended from the
Orland Park History Museum
14415 S. Beacon Ave.
Thurs., 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Sat., 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Second Sunday each month,
Cook County, pre-settlement