Museum of the Grand Prairie

Champaign County Forest Preserve District


The Museum of the Grand Prairie offers dynamic exhibits, programs and events rich in local history.


During your visit, head outside to enjoy the Discovery Garden, the Mabery Gelvin Botanical Garden and nearby hiking trails in natural areas.


Open March-December:

  • March - May: 1-5 pm daily

  • June - August: 10 am-5 pm daily

  • September - December: 1-5 pm daily



The museum is located in Lake of the Woods Forest Preserve in Mahomet.

950 North Lombard

Mahomet, IL 61853

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Free Admission 

Donations appreciated

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The Champaign County Museums Network is a 501 (c) 3 Illinois Not-for-profit corporation.  

Contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

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