FREE Spring Break Activities with 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 museum is having free (with admission) drop-in activities from 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. on March 30, March 31, April 1, April 2, and April 3.

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.

Tuesday is the Monthly Make-Believe Day at the Kohl Children’s Museum. Free Children admission with a donation of canned or non perishable food item or gently used clothes. Thursday the present Theatre Games in the Library, perfect for the older kids.

Also check out the Chicago Museum Free Days and Lincoln Park Zoo is free everyday!

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

Free Spring Break Events
Free Spring Break Printable March 30 – April 3, 2015

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