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Blackberry Farm

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Address: 100 S Barnes Rd, Aurora, IL 60506-8118
Phone Number: 630-892-1550

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Great Visit!

This place is amazing! Very impressed with everything and highly recommend for families with kids. Every single employee we interacted with was very friendly and demonstrated... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Des Moines, IA
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Des Moines, IA
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place is amazing! Very impressed with everything and highly recommend for families with kids. Every single employee we interacted with was very friendly and demonstrated excellent customer service. Grounds, landscaping, and facilities were maintained in impeccable condition. We loved how you pay one very reasonable admission fee and then get unlimited rides so the kids can pick and choose... More 

Thank Smithyben
Midland, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

While visiting family in the area, we went to Blackberry Farm for one of their Thursday evening concerts. What a treat! This is such a nice place! The weather was perfect, the music was fabulous, and we just had a great time!

Thank RTMich
Reedsburg, Wisconsin
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314 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lets start with the cost. For a non resident it was $15 total for both myself and a child. This was very reasonable considering everything you get. What is it you get well you get a couple museum type exhibits you can go through (one about the circus and one that is an exhibit on what a street would have... More 

Thank Jason S
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went here with my son's kindergarten class. I was very disappointed. A lot of the buildings were closed. The carriage museum consisted of a few buggies in a barn. The pony rides only had 2 ponys and were closed half the day so they could rest, (I am all for them resting, they should just get more ponys), so... More 

Thank BigPaPa88
Wyoming, Michigan, United States
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113 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here with our 7 and 10 year olds and they had a lot of fun. This is a mixture of a living history museum and a fun park. For example, the Early Streets museum is very educational as you see what different types of shops looked like over 100 years ago. And you get to try your hand... More 

Thank Bertram S
Fulton, Texas
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a nice place to bring the family. It was great that we just had to pay one entrance fee and everything in the park was included! No need to pay extra for a train ride, paddle boat ride..etc.

Thank Amy M
Clinton, Iowa
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

This place includes education, with hands on learning, with lots of open space for burning off energy. A train, petting zoo, pony ride, and carousel add to the fun. Entrance fee is affordable for all families.

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Chicago, Illinois
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

I took my 21 month old here for a quick day trip and was quite pleasantly surprised. There was a lot to do and look at including a carasoul, pony ride, train ride, paddle boats, park play area, animal nook, etc. They also offer food for an additional fee.

1 Thank meech1k
Phoenix, Arizona
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159 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

Although earlier in my life I lived in Aurora, I never considered Blackberry Farms (or Pioneer Park as I remembered it) as a wedding venue. But, it makes a lovely outdoor wedding venue. The gazebo is large and perfect for the ceremony and dancing. An addition of a tent for dining was all that was needed. The staff were helpful... More 

Thank nippon703
Chicago, Illinois
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96 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

We took our 19 month old grandson to Blackberry Farm for a few hours. The area is clean and well maintained. We liked that you didn't get nickeled and dimed once you were in there. Everything is included in the price except for the food of course. There is a small train, tractor/wagon rides, pony rides, carousel and paddle boats.... More 

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