Museums + nature centers

in the west + far west suburbs of Chicago

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AURORA

Fire Museums. Zoos. Blackberry Farm. SciTech Children's Museum. 

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NAPERVILLE

DuPage Children's Museum is a stellar spot for kiddos of all ages + abilities!

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GENEVA

A history museum, butterfly farms, gardens, historic buildings, and more!

Railway Tracks
SOUTH ELGIN

Fox River Trolley Museum

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WEST CHICAGO

FREE visit to a 19th-century style working farm! Hands-on activities, too!

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SUGAR GROVE

The Air Classic Museum is perfect for the airplane-loving aficionado!

Lippold Park - Batavia
BATAVIA

FermiLab, Red Oak Nature Center, The Depot Museum, and other area gems!

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WHEATON

Beautiful gardens. Historic Mansions. Quaint Zoos.

ST. CHARLES

Working, hands-on farms, up-close animal encounters, historic homes and schools, and more!

DUNDEE

Randall Oaks Zoo combined with an onsite playground are hours of entertainment!

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We do the legwork so you can spend less time SEARCHING and more time DOING.

A LOCAL'S GUIDE to St. Charles, Geneva, and Batavia, Illinois

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