We welcome you to explore our unique blend of natural beauty, heritage and urban attractions along 57 miles of winding river. Kankakee County is located just 50 miles south of Chicago, off of Interstate 57. Routes 45/52, 50 and 17 also run through the River Valley. O'Hare International Airport is 75 miles north of Kankakee County, and Midway Airport is 50 miles north. The Greater Kankakee airport is also available for personal aircraft landing space.
The French Heritage Museum at the Stone Barn 164 North Indiana Avenue | Kankakee, IL60901 | 8159325279
07/13/19 - 07/13/19 1pm - 4pm JULY 13TH - BASTILLE DAY FESTIVAL!
Celebrate with us the French National Day: BASTILLE DAY! In honor of our region's French roots, if you've still never been to the historic Stone Barn in downtown Kankakee, HERE is your reason to visit!
We'll celebrate with vendors, music, history and food... Stop by for a little while between 1:00 and 4:00 to experience some French culture and learn about our community's early French settlers.