Kankakee, Illinois

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Kankakee, Illinois, USA

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  • Hidden Cove Family Fun Park 815-933-9150
    70 Ken Hayes Drive, Kankakee, IL 60901
    Hidden Cove is a playground for families, offering plenty of fun recreational activities for all ages providing a safe, family-friendly place to come and play together.  more info  map

  • Kankakee County Fairgrounds 815-932-6714
    213 West 4000S Road, Kankakee, IL 60901
    There are weekly shows and events throughout the year, at the fairgrounds, while the Kankakee County’s annual fair is usually the first week in August, and offers... more info  map

  • Perry Farm, The 815-933-9905
    456 North Kennedy Drive, Kankakee, IL 60901
    This real farm complete with farmhouse, barn and many farm animals including oxen, ponies, rabbits, and goats, is the perfect place for a family or group outting. There... more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Gretchen Charlton Art Gallery 815-939-4506
    901 North Entrance Avenue, Kankakee, IL 60901
    Located in Provena Heritage Village
    Committed to developing and promoting the arts, this gallery offers different juried art shows every quarter. Admission is free to these shows.  more info  map

  • Kankakee County Historical Society Museum 815-932-5279
    801 S. Eighth Ave, Kankakee, IL 60901
    Eigth Avenue and Water Street
    French and Native American furniture, vintage, firearms and Civil War documents and the nations largest exhibit of plaster studies by George Grey Barnard. more info  map

  • Kankakee Model Railroad Club & Museum 815-929-9320
    197 South East Avenue, Kankakee, IL 60901
    Located in Kankakee’s restored train depot, this museum features displays of running model trains and memorabilia. There is a scale model of Kankakee and its trains,... more info  map

  • Watchekee's Revenge
    494 West River, Kankakee, IL 60901
    Located at Riverdecks on the Kankakee River
    Local Kankakee County tribal artifacts and memorabilia are part of this permanent Indian exhibit. It includes historic lore narrative, a Native American Library, and... more info  map

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Willowhaven Nature Center 815-933-9905
    1451 North 4000 East Road, Kankakee, IL 60901
    Exhibits included touch tables with pelts, antlers, replica tracks and scat, minerals, seeds and bones, a reading nook, such live animals as turtles, snakes, spiders,... more info


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