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Places to Go

Here are just a few of the places to go in and around the Village of Deerfield:

Chicago Botanic Garden

Glencoe, IL 847.835.5440

As the second most visited public garden in the country, Chicago’s Botanic Garden has plenty to offer anyone who visits. With over 385 acres, the grounds contain 23 gardens and 3 natural habitats all surrounded by glistening lakes and walkways. Each season offers something new to explore.

The Cuneo Museum and Gardens

Vernon Hills, IL 847.362.3042

This 32-room Mediterranean-style mansion—built in 1914 by the founder of Commonwealth Edison Company—is situated among landscaping lakes, a flower conservatory, formal gardens, and fountains. Both the interior and exterior of this manor home take visitors back to a different time. A wide array antiques and artwork fill the home.

Deerfield Golf and Learning Center

Deerfield, IL 847.945.8333

Open to the public, Deerfield Golf Club is a beautiful 18-hole championship golf course, with learning center, practice ranges, clubhouse and more. If you would like to tune up your game, lessons are available with PGA and golf professionals.

Kohl's Children's Museum

Glenview, IL 847.832.6600

Children expand their imagination and learn through role-playing and discovery as they, explore unique interactive exhibits. All of the hands on displays follow Illinois State Learning standards with the mission of making it fun to learn!

Lambs Farm

Libertyville, IL 847.362.4636

Opportunity. That word clearly states what Lambs Farm provides for over 250 people with developmental disabilities. This Lake County treasure provides job training and employment, classes, understanding and most of all, a chance. Uniquely, the Farm is also a spot for families to spend some quality time together. Come on in to visit and enjoy the pet shop, country store, bakery, restaurant and other attractions. Go to the website to find out more about

Patty Turner Senior Center

Deerfield, IL 847.940.4010

This facility, developed cooperatively between the Village of Deerfield, the Deerfield Park District, and the Turner Family, serves adults 50 and over with the goal of supporting active and independent lifestyles. Check out the relaxing and socializing year-round activities and events.

Ravinia Festival

Highland Park, IL 800.433.8819

Summer home of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Pack a picnic and relax on Ravinia's famous lawn, with everything from classical performances, to popular jazz, classic pop, dance and children's programming.

Ryerson Woods

Riverwoods, IL 847.968.3321

A 550 acre Nature Center with 6.5 miles of cross-country skiing and hiking trails and a 2 mile self-guided nature trail. Ryerson Woods is part of the 20,000 acre Lake County Forest Preserves and the home of the environmental education center.

Six Flags Great America

Gurnee, IL 847.249.1776

The premier mid-west theme park featuring more than 100 exhilarating rides, shows and attractions. Fun for all ages!

The Tempel Lipizzans

Tempel Farms Wadsworth, IL 847.623.7272

Welcome to the home of the rare and graceful white Lipizzan stallion. During the summer months, this world renowned breed of horse performs in the traditional style upheld by Vienna’s prominent Spanish Riding School. Visitors are awed as the horses are taken through a series of classical movements and jumps.

Lake County

“Natural Spaces, Fun Places”

Independence Grove

Libertyville, IL 847.968,3499

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