Kline Creek Farm
West Chicago, Ill. 60189
Cost: Free to forest preserve and farm. Fees for some programs.
Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday-Monday; Closed Tuesday, Wednesday and major holidays. Surrounding Timber Ridge Forest Preserve open daily one hour after sunrise to one hour after sunset.
Visit this living-history farm to discover life for DuPage County families in the 1890s. Tour the house, barn and visitor center. See sheep, chickens and horses and let costumed staff and volunteers share life on the farm. Activities and special events throughout the year reflect the seasons, including "Children's Farm Chores" Monday and Thursday afternoons in June, July and August and the "Country Fair" weekend Aug. 31 and Sept. 1