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Museums & Cultural Centers
Essex Historical Society Museum
This historical site features a one-room schoolhouse and historical artifacts contained in an adjacent brick building. This Kankakee museum is open by appointment and during special events.
Learn more about area strip mines that date back to the 1900's!
One of the largest selections of tackle, boats and RV's under one roof!
The winter is a good time for spotting bald eagles on the Refuge. The colder and snowier the weathe...
Hailed by NPR as “one of America’s defining voices of freedom and peace,” Mavis Staples is the kind ...
"Weird Al" Yankovic brings his Return of the Vanity Tour to the UIS Performing Arts Center
Gather at Hopkins Park for a free family-oriented winter activities such as snowman building, winter...
Legacy Martial Arts will be hosting an ATA International Taekwondo Tournament at the Oakley Lindsay ...
Join us for the 4th Annual Frozen Oaks 5K!
Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live Glow Party is coming to Peoria for the first time ever! Fans of all a...
For more than twenty years, this family-owned restaurant has catered to family and casual dining ent...
The B. Harley Bradley House was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in 1900.
Scuba dive in a 12-acre spring-fed quarry with many varieties of Midwest fish.
Located off I-57 exit 308, this accommodation includes over 100 guest rooms with an indoor pool and ...
Hockey, figure skating, open-skate and much more!
The Kankakee County Museum is the home of the Kankakee County Historical Society.
A restored rail car and trolley can be rented for special events right here in Kankakee County!
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