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Kankakee, IL

About KankakeeKankakee, on the Kankakee River, served as a gateway for the first white settlers in the region, leaving behind a French heritage. Kankakee County Historical Society Museum, 801 S. Eighth Ave., documents local history, exhibiting a one-room schoolhouse and the childhood home of Gov. Len Small; phone (815) 932-5279. Two of Frank Lloyd Wright's first Prairie-style houses can be seen in the area, including the B. Harley Bradley House, 701 S. Harrison Ave. Tours of the house are offered Fri.-Sun., Mar.-Dec., and other times by appointment; phone (815) 936-9630 for tour schedule.

Kankakee River State Park provides outdoor recreational opportunities. Between Kankakee and Wilmington, SR 113N and SR 102 are scenic drives that pass Rock Creek Falls and Rock Creek Canyon.

Visitor Centers Kankakee County Chamber of Commerce 200 E. Court St. Kankakee, IL 60901. Phone:(815)351-9068

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Kankakee, IL

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