Glidden Homestead Opening Day

About this event :

Glidden Homestead Opening Day – 2018 Season “Time Machine”
Sunday, May 6, 2018

Opening Day will feature tours of Joseph Glidden’s home, the 1870s brick barn where he invented barbed wire, and a working blacksmith shop. The 2018 theme is “Time Machine.” Programs will examine key aspects of history from the ice age to the 21st Century, innovation in machines of agriculture and industry, and the ways our history.

Opening Day/Open Barn noon to 4:00 p.m.

Regular hours: Tuesdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
And by special arrangement.
Call or email for details.

Admission is $4 per adult and free for children younger than 14.

Learn Blacksmithing at Glidden Homestead
More classes and instruction coming soon.
There is a fee of $20 per participant.

To sign up or for more information contact
or call 815-756-7904


Glidden Homestead
921 W. Lincoln Hwy.
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 756-7904

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