Blackberry Farm

Aurora, Ill.


100 S. Barnes Road
Aurora, Ill. 60506
(630) 892-1550
Hours: Seasonal; visit website for details. Fall hours Sept.9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Friday; 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday;11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday; October (Saturdays/Sundays/Columbus Day): 11a.m.-4p.m.
Admission: $8, $7 kids and seniors; $5 resident, $4.50 resident kids and seniors; free kids under 2.

Historic Blackberry Farm celebrates the pioneer days of the 1800s, bringing yesteryear to life amid a beautiful setting of modern amenities and attractions, creating an experience that is both educational and enjoyable for all ages. The multi-level adventure playground will delight the kids with its network of climbing decks, slides, ropes and catwalk-style bridges connecting an array of playhouses - and a 70-foot zip line. Admission includes unlimited rides on the steam-engine replica train, hay wagon, carousel and ponies. Visit the farm animals and learn about pioneer life from the costumed historical interpreters posing as rug-weavers, silversmiths, quilters, blacksmiths, soap-makers and cooks within the various museums. Also featuring a large performance shelter for live entertainment, modernized restrooms and concessions, expanded group picnic areas and a boathouse shelter / pavilion.

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