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Spring Valley

1111 E Schaumburg Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60193
847-985-2100
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Ranked #2 of 20 Attractions in Schaumburg
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Wheeling, IL
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42 reviews 42 reviews
18 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

This guided tour was awesome! We visited the log cabin and made homemade butter, applesauce and cornbread in a cast iron skillet. Don't forget to purchase the maple syrup, yummy.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Pleasant staff and beautiful grounds right in the middle of suburbia! Great for all seasons. We had several field trips there over the years and the programs are quite varied. Unfortunately you can still hear the traffic noise in all that tranquility.

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Chicago
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We love the farm with the grandkids and the people are so friendly and helpful - they are farmer like but really like kids

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Grand Rapids, MI
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We wanted to get out of our hotel for a while, so we this nature preserve was a great way to get the toddler energies out! Unfortunately mapquest gave us wrong directions and we ended up in a little condo area. However fortunately, after calling the nice lady at the nature center, we were able to get there without any... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Spring Valley is a great nature sanctuary. The grounds are peaceful and beautiful. However, take a walk through the farm house or education center. We found that to be really cool, too. Definitely worth checking out and the price is right.

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Chicago, Illinois
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We are so lucky to live near this place, its awesome... wonderful break from the hustle and bustle. Its free and wonderful to go on a walk with children!!!

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Schaumburg, Illinois
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Many paths, a working farm, and nature areas to enjoy. Kids and adult classes are available. It is tucked away and you feel like you are in the country. Many times during the year, they have special days that draw many people. It is educational and fun.

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illinois
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This treasure is part of the Schaumburg Park District offerings, that you can easily miss, due to its low profile and location. Tucked away near the municipal building, there are paths, a working farm, farm buildings and cottages and a treasure trove of plantings, trees and nature areas. Take a few hours from your busy schedule to walk the paths... More

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Miami, Florida
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52 reviews 52 reviews
12 attraction reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Although the day was cold but luckily it didn't snow, this spring valley is like a lost horizon, makes you feel fresh far from the city atmosphere, it was fun to have walked for more than an hour peacefully, worthwhile for a visit

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NJ
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

We were in town for a wedding, and were looking for something to do in the morning. We found Spring Valley on Tripadvisor, and it didn't disappoint. Beautiful scenery, nature, history, and made walking fun. You can spend a few minutes to an entire day here. We would come here often if we lived in the area.

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