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Garfield Farm Museum

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Pre-1860s Heirloom Vegetable Garden at Garfield

Help plant and tend heirloom vegetable or antique flower gardens at this 1840s living history farm museum with work featured at annual August Heirloom Garden Show

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About Garfield Farm Museum

Location:

3N016 Garfield Rd, PO Box 403, Campton HIlls, IL 60175, US

Mission Statement

To preserve and present the historically intact 1840s Garfield Farm and Inn as an 1840s working farm museum through the presentation of northern Illinois' settlement history, agricultural development, and its environment.

Description

The 375 acre site includes the 1846 inn, an 1849 horse barn, and an 1842 hay and grain barn in various stages of restoration with over 20 special events per year reflecting the history, farming and environment. 55 acres are being restored as prairie, wetalnds and oak savanna.

WHEN

Wed May 01, 2019 - Thu Oct 31, 2019
07:00 AM - 08:00 PM  

WHERE

3N016 Garfield RdPO Box 403Campton HIlls, IL 60175

(41.94222,-88.39626)
 

SKILLS

  • Gardening

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 15

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