The Biergarten in Petrifying Springs Park is open seasonally, weather permitting. Immerse yourself in German culture while enjoying a stein of beer straight from Munich. The Biergarten is cash only, so plan accordingly. Leashed dogs are welcome
The Anderson Arts Center is located on the Kemper Center grounds. The mansion, built between 1929 and 1931 by James and Janet Anderson, is over 9,000 square feet and has more than 30 rooms. The mansion contained many luxuries unusual for its day. The home became part of the Kemper Center in 1990
This 200-acre park has over four miles of hiking and snowshoe trails and is also home to the Boundless Adventures Aerial Adventure Park and Pringle Nature Center. The Nature Center even rents out GPS geocaching units and snowshoes!
Hawthorn Hollow is a 90-acre nature park with a 12-acre arboretum and two miles of walking trails through woodlands, prairies, gardens and historic buildings. Hawthorn Hollow also hosts a number of special events throughout the year.