FREE Spring Break Activities {Printable Calendar}

free spring break activities in lake county

Always Free Fun:

Wildlife Discovery Museum {1403 Middlefork Drive, Lake Forest}
This great little nature center is nestled into the historic buildings of Elawa Farm is  free all the time. Open Tuesday, Friday and Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Prairie Grass Nature Museum {860 Hart Rd., Round Lake}
This always free museum is full of realistic exhibits, live animals and always changing activities. Open Tuesday-Thursday 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. and Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Lake County Discovery Museum {27277 Forest Preserve Rd, Wauconda}
This local gem of a museum offers hands on activities and exhibits that give kids a look at the history of Lake County and more. The museum is free for kids on Tuesdays (half price for adults).

The Raupp Museum {901 Dunham Lane, Buffalo Grove}
This local museum showcases the history of Buffalo Grove through its local artifacts and special exhibits. Always free, over Spring Break they will be having walkin-in activities every afternoon as well as nature walks.

Also check out the Chicago Museum Free Days.

We have a printable for you with all the events from our calendar that would be best for school age children:

free spring break activities in lake county
Free Spring Break Printable March 23-27, 2015

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  1. Just an FYI – the Raupp Museum spring break activities are scheduled for March 30-April 3. Love the reminder of all our local museum gems!

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