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Journey Stories: Riverview Farmstead Tour

Event information

Date: Saturday, March 11, 2023

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Fee: Free!

Age: Ages 12 or older.

Contact: 815-886-1467

Location: Riverview Farmstead Preserve

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Photo by Glenn P. Knoblock

Event details

Discover three generations of the Clow family and their successful efforts to grow “Riverview” from its first house into a 200-acre commercial farm. A naturalist will share stories of life back then and welcome you inside the 19th-century buildings.

Event requirements

Registration required by Thursday, March 9: 815-886-1467.


This program requires less than 1 mile of walking outdoors on crushed limestone trails and some uneven surfaces inside the buildings. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should call 815-886-1467 or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.