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Chester Gould - Dick Tracy Museum

The Chester Gould - Dick Tracy Museum, a non-for-profit organization, was established to display, promote and honor the work and life of Chester Gould, creator of the "Dick Tracy" comic strip, who resided for fifty years in Woodstock, Illinois. The Museum is housed in Woodstock'

Woodstock, IL Museums

Opera House of Woodstock

Built before 1900 in a style called Steamboat Gothic, the opera house hosts musicals, dramas, dance and touring groups. Erected in 1889, the Opera House was designed and constructed by Elgin based architect Smith Hoag at a cost of $25,000

Woodstock, IL Opera Houses

Challenger Learning Center for Science & Technology

The mission of the Challenger Learning Center is to honor the memory and spirit of the Space Shuttle Challenger 51-L crew by providing hands-on space exploration curriculum and center that enhances thinking skills and inspires those to meet the challenges of 21

Woodstock, IL Science Centers

Illinois Railway Museum

The award winning Illinois Railway Museum celebrats over 50

Union, IL Railroad History

Stade Dairy Farm

A producer of milk, vegetables, and grains since 1977

McHenry, IL Farm Life

McHenry County Historical Society Museum

Preserved buildings include an 1847 log cabin, an 1885 town hall, an 1895 one-room school house, and a 20

Union, IL Museums

Raging Buffalo Snowboard Park

Check out this great new sport at the nation'

Algonquin, IL Skiing

Country Cabin Orchard and Nursery

U-pick apple orchard with 8 varieties. Also includes a petting zoo, gift shop, wagon rides, pumpkin patch, Christmas trees, donuts, pies, bakery, and Fall nursery. Open mid September through December 24

Woodstock, IL Farm Life

Historic Woodstock Square

A Victorian town square with bandstand and gazebo is the setting for many unique shops, eateries, antiques, collectibles, and art gallery. The square is home to many events. Most of Bill Murray's movie "Ground Hog Day"

Woodstock, IL Movie Sets

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