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The Chicago Athenaeum

201 Schaumburg Court, Schaumburg, IL 60193
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Ranked #11 of 20 attractions in Schaumburg
Most recent review
- Jun 15, 2014
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English first
Chicago, Illinois
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Went here for a walk with the family on Father's Day. I wanted to go for a long hike but knew my kids wouldn't be interested so this was a good compromise. Sculptures were engaging enough for the kids to use their imagination on what the artist was trying to do/say...not quite sure 8 and 10 year olds had the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

We were driving from Schaumburg to the Naperville Art Fair and had an hour or so on a Sunday morning. We found this place on Trip Advisor and thank you thank you thank you to the reviewer for giving us a best address to put into our phone Prairie Center for the Arts, which is located at 201 Schaumburg Court,... More

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Elk Grove Village, Illinois
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68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2010

This "museum" is really a collection of 10-15 sculptures located along a 1/3-mile walking path. The path takes you through the woods located along a creek. The walk is pleasant in nice weather, but I don't feel like any the sculptures are anything special. In fact, I think that there are better pieces of outdoor artwork on the nearby grounds... More

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