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Naper Settlement

523 S Webster St, Naperville, IL 60540-6517
+1 630-420-6010
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Always A Good Choice

Naper Serrlement is a hidden gem in the Western suburbs. My grandchildren are always excited to... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Chicago, IL
A look back at the past

The Naperville Heritage Society have created a small village filled with old buildings saved and... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2017
Chicago, Illinois
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  • Average5%
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523 S Webster St, Naperville, IL 60540-6517
+1 630-420-6010
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Naper Serrlement is a hidden gem in the Western suburbs. My grandchildren are always excited to visit for a few hours or the entire day. Truth be told, I enjoy it just as much as they do. An assortment of historical buildings has been relocated...More

1  Thank Ellen34
Reviewed 28 June 2017

The Naperville Heritage Society have created a small village filled with old buildings saved and relocated from the area. Its a great place to bring the family for a educational peek back into a time when things were simpler...but a time much harder to live...More

1  Thank meezer3
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

This place was nice and staff was more than helpful in answering all our questions. I would recommend this place to everyone.

Thank amyjo777
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Great little open air museum if you like to step back in time. I've been here today with my brother and mother and it was a great service they offered a wheelchair to my mother. Great place to walk around and a good experience for...More

Thank Rob H
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Located on the southwest corner of Aurora Ave. and Webster St., the Naper Settlement is 12 acres of educational information about a bygone era. The entrance is right at the corner of Aurora Ave. and Webster St. We decided to drop everyone off at the...More

1  Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Looking around this settlement allows you to imagine what things would have been like fir the early settlers. Well worth a visit if in the area but check out times when open because it is not open fully every day

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Definitely you want to visit Naperville Settlement, you can explore the beautiful grounds and historical buildings year-round or plan to attend a special event such as a concert during the summer or Christkindlmarket in December.

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Wow, as a Naperville resident the place is free! What a great place to explore and share with friends from out of town! Inside there are several different old time jobs. The people who are working inside are people who really do those old time...More

Thank Mary R
Reviewed 7 May 2017

I'm an educator and we have been going to Naper Settlement for years. The docents are very informative, helpful, and wonderful with the kids. Whether you come as a group or with your own family, the trip is well worth it. Some of the kids'...More

Thank Suero20
Management response:Responded 9 May 2017

Thanks so much for this wonderful review! Your feedback means a lot to us, especially as an educator. We hope to see you around Naper Settlement this summer / fall!

Reviewed 2 May 2017

Well worth the time and is easy to find near downtown Naperville. Only downside: Unfortunately during my visit, several buses of school children were present all at once inside the site. It was a little difficult to get a serious perspective of how people lived...More

Thank Jeffrey C
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Gerri P
9 July 2017|
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Response from Troy G | Reviewed this property |
Most areas yes
Gerri P
9 July 2017|
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Response from meezer3 | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. The only problem would be if she wanted to see inside a few of the buildings that have second floors and a flight of stairs up to them. You can always call ahead and check.
Mary J
19 December 2016|
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Response from KristenNK | Reviewed this property |
November 25 - December 24, 2016 Open Thursday- Sundays (and special dates listed below) Thursday: 11am - 7pm Friday- Saturday: 11am - 9pm Sunday: 11am - 6pm Special dates: Monday, December 19th - Friday, December 23rd... More