Here are just a few of the places to go in and around the Village of Deerfield:
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.
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, 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.
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!
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
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.
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.
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.
Gurnee, IL 847.249.1776
The premier mid-west theme park featuring more than 100 exhilarating rides, shows and attractions. Fun for all ages!
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.
“Natural Spaces, Fun Places”
Libertyville, IL 847.968,3499