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The Man from Libertyville

Adlai E Stevenson sitting on the white rail fence in his backyard

Grade 9–Grade 12

Illinois Learning Standards

Available year-round.

An influential figure in the political history of the U.S., Adlai E. Stevenson II was Governor of Illinois, ran twice for President as the Democratic national candidate, and served as Ambassador to the United Nations. Though he lost both presidential campaigns, Stevenson’s ideas are his real lasting legacy. Learn more about his life, career and home in Mettawa.

Field Trip

Runs 1 hour.

Location: Adlai E. Stevenson Historic Home, Mettawa

Program Pricing Resident   Nonresident
Per Student $2 $4

15 student minimum, 30 student maximum.

For schools eligible for the Gateways Grant program, the program fee is waived and a transportation stipend is issued after the program date.

Virtual Program

Runs 30-45 minutes.

Program Pricing Resident   Nonresident
Per Classroom $30 $60
Additional Classroom* $20 $30
Gateways Grant-Eligible Schools Resident   Nonresident
Per Classroom $20 N/A
Additional Classroom* $10 N/A

*Classrooms must attend the same program on the same date.

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