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Native American Lifestyles

NativeAmericansGrades 2–4, Illinois Learning Standards 13B, 15C,D, 16A,D,E, 17C,D, 18C

Take a look at the lifestyles of Native Americans living in Lake County during the 17th and 18th centuries. Learn about Lake County’s earliest residents. Discover how Native Americans lived in harmony with the land and met their needs for food, clothing, tool construction, and shelter.


This program is offered throughout the school year. Our staff and programs are packed and ready to travel to your school. This program is also available as a field trip at the Lake County Discovery Museum.


$60 first program ($80 nonresident) 45 minutes, 30 people/group max.
$40 additional programs ($55 nonresident)  


Reservations are taken by phone at 847-968-3321. Make reservations now—plan early to help ensure you get a schedule that meets your needs. Learn more »

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