The Chicago Botanic Garden is Picturesque Throughout the Year

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Nestled in nearby Glencoe is a 385-acre living plant museum that’s picturesque all year long. We’re talking about the Chicago Botanic Garden, and it’s found across nine islands in the Cook County Forest Preserves. The garden opened more than forty years ago and has blossomed into one of the world’s greatest conservation centers. Highlights include: Bonsai […]

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Step Back in Time at the Chicago History Museum

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Are you looking for something to do on a cold winter day? Then consider exploring the Chicago History Museum. It was established as the Chicago Historical Society in 1856 to study and interpret the city’s history, and much of its original collection was lost during the Great Chicago Fire of 1871. Today, the museum calls Lincoln […]

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