Quick: Hawthorn Glen Nature Center

Ages: This place is perfect for young kids because the terrain is flat and the hikes are short.

Where: Hawthorn Glen is located at 1130 N 60th St, Milwaukee, WI 53208 (in Milwaukee, near Wauwatosa).

Hours: They're open every day from 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. During the day, it's used mostly for field trips for Milwaukee Public Schools, but families are welcome there on the weekends and in the afternoons.

What: Hawthorn Glen