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Historic Wagner Farm

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Must Visit With Small Children

Not too many farms still around. This was an actual farm from days of yore, small enough for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jonb60173
history -- education -- fun

It's time for the seasonal sales. Mums, cornstalks, gourds, pumpkins and Indian corn are for sale... read more

Reviewed October 1, 2018
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1510 Wagner Rd, Glenview, IL 60025-2308
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All reviews ice cream eggs park district across the street general store for sale cook county draft horses christmas ornaments picnic tables indoor exhibits the barn community garden petting zoo cow milking a great place to spend step back in time
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not too many farms still around. This was an actual farm from days of yore, small enough for children to see the entirety. Horses, cows, pigs, chickens etc

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jonb60173
Reviewed October 1, 2018

It's time for the seasonal sales. Mums, cornstalks, gourds, pumpkins and Indian corn are for sale now. Starting November 23, trees and holiday greenery will be available. Since my last visit, a new movable chicken coop has been designed and built on the grounds. Look...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank illinoistravelere
Reviewed August 27, 2018

I took my 3 grandchildren, 3, 5, and 7, to the farm. They had fun looking at the animals and playing with the indoor exhibits, and just running around on the grass. We brought a picnic lunch. There are many picnic tables there. A good...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Judy L
Reviewed August 12, 2018

My wife and I were introduced as budding gardeners this season and are having the joy of tilling, sowing, watering, growing a variety of vegetables in our allotment. Late entry to this summer but enjoying budding corn, lettuce, various beans already. As seniors we benefit...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank QuebecoisFrancophile
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Not much is available for a grandparent to do with an 18 month old or younger. Staff handling animals as they walk around was cool. Our grandson could pet the animals who are small but so much larger than he is! The hayride was a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Good place to bring young kids for fun learning. I would say for children younger than 8. Try not to wear fancy shoes - gym shoes and/or shoes that you are willing to get muddy; and avoid using strollers - if you are going to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Xpressive
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Wagner Farm is a great place to visit in the Northern suburbs of Chicago. There are several events hosted throughout the year that could provide an extra experience. There is a great ice cream parlor during summer season!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Kim k
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Good place to spend couple of hours with family of kids below 5 years of age. It's a good place to where kids can learn about farm animals. Feeding the animals is not allowed. There is also a small museum kind of place displaying historical...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank sabariprasad
Reviewed May 22, 2018

Wagner Farm is an open space for wandering with the little ones to see chickens, cows, horses, sheep and pigs at your leisure. It's a very manageable farmyard which also has old tractors that the kids can climb up and sit on. There is an...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ferns444
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

Great place for kids. Animals, climbing, and lots of place to run around. Nice gift shop too. Would highly recommend!

Date of experience: May 2018
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edgarramirez754
August 4, 2018|
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Response from Ferns444 | Reviewed this property |
There is no charge for parking (across the street lot) or for admission to any of the exhibits. It's all free!
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diane5552018
March 24, 2018|
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rjm21650
December 26, 2016|
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Response from Mike M |
Today is not December 26, 2017.
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