501 E. 135th St. (Romeo Road) Romeoville, Ill. 60446(815) 886-1467 www.reconnectwithnature.orgHours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday. Closed Monday. Admission: Free
Explore exhibits of the French fur trade. Find out about a voyager's day on the river; examine a real birch bark canoe; see the trade items of metal, beads, and cloth that changed the Native American's lifestyle.