The Kemper Center is a historical landmark located on 17.5 acres of Lake Michigan shoreline property. Built in 1861, the original Durkee Mansion was a cream-brick, 10-room Italiante Victorian home of former Congressman and U.S. Senator Charles Durkee. Senator Durkee sold the home to St
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.
The Kenosha Public Museum is a natural history, science and art museum with over 80,000 pieces in its collection. Exhibits include life-size mammoth displays, a variety of ecosystems, animals, plants, and fine art collections. In addition to their permanent displays, the museum also hosts special