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Adlai E. Stevenson Historic Home

Adlai E. Stevenson Historic Home
Mettawa
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The Adlai E. Stevenson Historic Home was built in 1938 by Adlai Stevenson II and his wife, Ellen Borden. The estate is a designated Illinois Historic Site and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

The home is located in southeast Lake County near Mettawa and Vernon Hills. The entrance is on Saint Mary’s Road south of Illinois Route 60 (Townline Road).

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Programs Offered

Adlai Stevenson home, photo by Jess Smith

Take a closer look at this influential and important figure in United States political history by visiting the place he fondly called home. Students will examine his 1952 and 1956 campaigns to learn more about the presidential election process.

Call 847-968-3321 to reserve this program.

Field Trip
5-12
Year-round