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Palatine Historical Society Presents Garden Tour on June 23

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  • The tour will begin with map pick-up at Towne Square.

    The tour will begin with map pick-up at Towne Square.
    Palatine Park District

Palatine Park District

The Palatine Historical Society's annual Garden Tour will be held on Sunday, June 23rd from 12:00pm to 4:00pm. Explore six different Palatine gardens in bloom. Some of the features include forty-five different varieties of hostas, koi ponds, roses, perennials, interesting old sheds, an arbor of wisteria, and a pergola with built-in bar and hot tub.

Tickets are available at the Clayson House, 224 East Palatine Road and at the Community Center, 250 East Wood Street. The cost is $10 per person before June 23rd, or $15 per person at Towne Square, Smith and Palatine Roads, before 3:00pm on June 24th. Maps can be picked up at Towne Square beginning at noon on June 23rd. Proceeds from this event will be used to provide landscape improvements at the Clayson House Museum.

For more information about the Palatine Historical Society, contact the Museum Coordinator, Marilyn Pedersen, at 847-991-6460 or

The Palatine Historical Society is dedicated to the collection, preservation and exhibition of local history and memorabilia.

The mission of Palatine Park District is to provide a variety of safe, enjoyable and affordable parks and recreation facilities and activities that will enhance the quality of life by promoting good health and well-being for all residents and visitors of the Palatine Park District.