An absolute dream for those who love the outdoors, take your family to see waterfalls up close and venture on a challenging hike that you all will remember forever at Matthiessen State Park.
This 600,000-square-foot playground disguised as a museum won’t disappoint your crew — plan a trip with your big kids and teens when you’re ready.
Hop on I-74 for a short drive 30 minutes beyond Champaign-Urbana to camp, fish, canoe and more at Kickapoo State Recreation Area.
Turkey Run State Park is just a short drive from Champaign-Urbana and full of ways to float, hike and soak up the sun through a relaxing outdoors-y day.
Some pretty sketchy characters will be inhabiting Chicago’s Museum of Science and Industry in the fall of 2020.