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The Lambs Farm

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14245 W Rockland Rd, Libertyville, IL 60048-9713
+1 847-362-4636
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A not-well-known fact is that small groups can donate their time to help out on the grounds and do... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ChicagoTravelerLuck
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Chicago, Illinois
Fun for Everyone

A little old and dated but still worth the visit. We used a Groupon and military get in free... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
941cindya
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Radcliff
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Lambs Farm is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping people with developmental disabilities lead productive, happy lives and connecting with the human spirit in us all. Through a range of vocational, residential, social & recreational programs, our Participants flourish by leading lives of their own choosing. Lambs Farm also runs several businesses on campus to help support services- the Farmyard, Magnolia Cafe & Bakery, Thrift Store, Garden & Pet Center and the Country Store. Everyone who is involved with Lambs Farm experiences personal growth, including the Participants, their families, Lambs Farm employees, volunteers, donors, and visitors.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“petting zoo” (8 reviews)
“pet shop” (7 reviews)
“train ride” (6 reviews)
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14245 W Rockland Rd, Libertyville, IL 60048-9713
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+1 847-362-4636
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"pet shop"
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"train ride"
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"thrift shop"
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"mini golf"
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"special events"
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"stopped for lunch"
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"carousel"
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"horses"
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"disabilities"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A not-well-known fact is that small groups can donate their time to help out on the grounds and do other support work for Lambs Farm. Read more about Lambs Farm by checking out their website, and consider donating time to this VERY worthwhile group that...More

Thank ChicagoTravelerLuck
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A little old and dated but still worth the visit. We used a Groupon and military get in free. You can buy a "hay bag" for a dollar to feed the goats, horses, etc. There is a merry go round for kids and a train...More

Thank 941cindya
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

Delighted to update -- it's been almost four years since my last review. Everything you do here is both enjoyable and supports a wonderful organization. Here is their mission statement: Helping people with developmental disabilities lead productive, happy lives and connecting with the human spirit...More

Thank illinois travelere
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

The “farm”has been around for years. It’s a facility for mentally challenged young adults/adults. There are several buildings on the property including a pet shop, bakery, thrift store and restaurant. They also have miniature golf, a petting zoo and train ride. Various events are held...More

Thank Robin R
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

I took my 3 year old granddaughter for a day of fun on a cool Wednesday and it was not at all crowded. We had a Groupon pass which allowed us unlimited rounds of mini golf and rides on the carousel and train, although the...More

1  Thank Ferns444
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Went here for Easter Brunch with our grandchild who had a fabulous time. He enjoyed the playground,meeting with the Easter bunny and they had an area for brunch children goers to make crafts,collect stickers,etc. He especially enjoyed the farm and all the animals.Would definitely go...More

1  Thank lesyukon
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

Great selection for a lunch bar. Many items to choose from Self service People were pleasant and food was very good. .

Thank Stan K
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

We've had a family pass for the last two years and found it a great value for younger kids. You can ride the train as many times as you want and play as many rounds of mini golf. It's laid back fun! We also like...More

Thank Katherine S
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Nice pet shop, thrift store, restaurant, and homemade candy shop. They hold all kinds of special events there. Family friendly and a nice little spot to get away.

Thank letsgo200
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

In a northern Illinois town called Libertyville there is a wonderful place called Lambs Farm. Its mission is to give useful roles in society to those folks who are mentally disadvantaged. Among its activities are a restaurant and an outstanding bake shop and animal resuscitation...More

1  Thank Michael W
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Lambs Farm is open daily from 10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
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