• October 2, 2016
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join the staff at the Durant House Museum on Sunday, October 2 from 1-4pm. Learn all about 19th century apples, the ways they were prepared and why you won’t see them on grocery store shelves! Be sure to not skip out on the fun and games, weather permitting, out on the lawn. Tours of the (more…)


  • October 2, 2016
    4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Event Phone: 630 377 6424

Enjoy a 45 minute guided walking tour on Sunday, October 2 at 4pm in the Fabyan Forest Preserve in Geneva. Weather permitting, the tour will meet in the small parking lot in the Fabyan West Forest Preserve located at 1925 S. Batavia Ave. The tour will highlight the historic sites on the former Riverbank estate (more…)


  • October 15, 2016
    1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

On Saturday, October 15, 2016 the Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will close to the public for the 2016 season. The last public tour given that day will be at 4pm. The garden will close that day at 4:30pm, weather permitting.  Private tours of both sites will be available till early November, weather permitting. (more…)


  • December 10, 2016 - December 11, 2016
    2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join us on December 10 & 11 from 2-6pm for the annual Candle Light Weekend at Durant House, located at 37W700 Dean Street, within the LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve in St.Charles. This weekend will celebrate old fashioned 19th century Christmas traditions from food, music and games that is a wonderful way for the whole family (more…)