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Upcoming Events

Prehistoric Exploration
Prehistoric People


Prehistoric Exploration
Prehistoric People

Thursday, August 04

1 PM - 2:30 PM

7-9 with one free adult


Between 7 and 9 $10.00 $14.00

This event requires registration.

Registration is open.

Important: Registration closes at 12:00AM CST July 28. Please register before then to reserve your spot.


Available seats: 16


Uncover the past from the Paleozoic Era to the Ice Age, discovering the diversity of plants and animals from tiny trilobites to mega mastodons. Join us to practice your paleontology skills and explore early Lake County.

This program is for children ages 7-9 by the first day of the program.

We are unable to make age exceptions because activities are geared to cognitive, emotional and physical abilities for this program's specific age range.

Adult supervision required.

Meet at front door of the Stevenson House. 

By registering for this program, you are only signing up for the program on 8/4. 

Other similar programs:

Tuesday, July 26- Silurian Fossils

Thursday, July 28- Discovering Dinosaurs 

Tuesday, August 2- Ice Age Mammals

Email with questions or to inquire about accommodations.

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Sarah Salto

Adlai E. Stevenson Historic Home 25200 N St. Mary's Road
Mettawa, IL, 60061