15. Blackberry Historical Farm & Village, 1969

A small house surrounded by a picket fence.
The Fox Valley Park District's 55 acres of family fun includes the circa 1840 heavy timber Wagner House. The Wagner House was originally located along the Fox River, and was constructed by William Wagner. Wagner was a farmer who also participated in the Underground Railroad. Amenities are open to the public and an admission fee is charged.

Other attractions include:
  • 3 museums
  • Carousel
  • Food service
  • Gift shop
  • Horse drawn hayrides
  • Petting zoo
  • Train rides
  • Turn of century crafts demonstrators


Galena Boulevard and Barnes Road
Aurora, IL 60505