- TripBuzz found 26 things to do with kids in or near Bourbonnais, Illinois, including 18 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Kankakee and Joliet.
- From Exploration Station, A Children's Museum to Hidden Cover Family Fun Park, the Bourbonnais area offers 79 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Family Fun Center, Theaters and Children's Museums.
- Home to Olivet Nazarene University, the Village of Bourbonnais is somewhat of a college town. It is a short drive from Chicago, and is a popular locale for outdoor recreation and sports. This includes activities on the Kankakee River such as fishing and canoeing. For well over a decade, the village has also hosted the Chicago Bears' summer training camp.
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1095 W. Perry St., Bourbonnais, IL 60914 MoreLess Info
The Exploration Station, A Children's Museum teaches young guests the importance of socialization, problem solving, and conflict resolution. The location offers a variety of activities and special play rooms, including castle and dinosaur rooms.
Indoor activities at Hidden Cover Family Fun Park include basketball and soccer, bumper cars, bowling, and arcades, with pizza and concessions available. Miniature golf, batting cages, go-karts, a climbing wall, and a paintball field are available outdoors.
On the grounds of Olivet Nazarene University, Strickler Planetarium provides space-themed programs and shows ranging from Sesame Street to a fictional star ship adventure. There is also a star talk that includes basic information on star spotting.
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459 N Kennedy Drive, Bourbonnais, IL 60914 MoreLess Info
Perry Farm Park Exploration Station is a children's museum that features a variety of hands-on exhibits. The station is a part of Perry Farm Park which features hiking trails, recreational fields, and a playground.
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698 Stratford Drive East, P.O. Box 311, Bourbonnais, IL 60914 MoreLess Info
Bourbonnais Grove Historical Society is dedicated to preserving local history and is headquartered at the George R. Letourneau Home Museum & Adrien M. Richard Heritage Preserve. Today, patrons can tour the Letourneau home which contains many artifacts from Bourbonnais' past.
Affiliated with Olivet Nazarene University, Kresge Auditorium is a campus fixture. The auditorium hosts a wide variety of events, including plays, musical and dance performances, lectures, classes, and other attractions.
Brookmont Bowling Center, Inc is a bowling facility that has 36 bowling lanes, three pool tables, a stage for entertainment, and a video game arcade. The alley holds occasional special bowling sessions such as Blacklight Bowling'.