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The Oak Park Conservatory offers three botanical rooms, each with its own theme and climate—temperate, tropical, and arid. Here you can walk the small pathways and relax on benches all in a serene environment. Visitors note how animals such as talking parrots, turtles, and koi are beautifully incorporated into the exhibits. Make sure to take the opportunity to look at their interesting carnivorous plant section. This treasure in Oak Park is perfect for anyone who appreciates nature, tranquility, and tropical animals. Admission is free but donations are accepted.