- The list below includes 371 free or cheap things to do in or near Waukegan, Illinois, including 104 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Fishing, Bowling and Mini Golf.
- From Bowen Park to Ben Diamond Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Waukegan and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Skokie, Evanston, Kenosha and Glenview.
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831 Maple Avenue, Wandschneider Park, Downers Grove, IL 60515 MoreLess Info
The Downers Grove Park District Museum features three unique structures dating back to the 1800's. There are two Blodgett family houses, one of which was part of the Underground Railroad and the Coachhouse, featuring historical fire engines from Downers Grove.
926 Warren Avenue, Downers Grove, IL 60515 MoreLess Info
Gallery's Choice is an art and gift gallery with an emphasis on hands-on art. The gallery offers a variety of artwork for sale and offer several year round art classes.
Opened in 1961, St Charles Bowl features 24 lanes and automatic scoring suitable for open and league bowling. The center offers automatic bumpers, party hosting, a bar and grill, arcade games, televisions and pool tables.
Visitors at the Wehr Nature Center can enjoy a self guided tour of the natural habitats around the center or participate in one of the programs led by the staff naturalists. Natural history displays and a small collection of live reptiles are within the facility itself.
A full-featured gym and fitness complex, Four Lakes Athletic Club offers not only modern workout facilities and equipment, but also indoor tennis, a multi-purpose gym, and running track. The club also holds classes in a variety of workout routines.
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831 Maple Avenue, Downers Grove, IL 60515 MoreLess Info
Housed in the Wandschneider Park, the Downers Grove Historical Museum manages exhibits that celebrate the town's 150 year history. Artifacts and memorabilia are displayed in permanent collections at four historic locations that guests can tour.
The destination is a complete family center. There is a well-stocked gallery which puts up many interesting and informative exhibits. There is a special section for Geneva clothing. It carries the town's rich heritage.