Educational Family Fun
If your family enjoys educational entertainment, the South Shore offers many opportunities to have a great time while expanding your knowledge!
Learn about sustainable modern farming practices at Fair Oaks Farms. Discover how cows and pigs are raised at The Dairy Adventure and The Pig Adventure, and see milk be processed into cheese at the Cheese Factory. To learn about historic traditions, culture and heritage of farming life during the 19th and early 20th centuries, visit Buckley Homestead, a living history farm.
Witness North America's largest native land mammal, the bison, up close and personal at Broken Wagon Bison or roaming the prairie at Kankakee Sands. See a spectacular laser or space-themed show in the Challenger Learning Center or investigate all that the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore has to offer at the Paul H. Douglas Center for Environmental Education.
Educational and fun learning opportunities abound along the South Shore!