DeKalb County Barn Tour Offered Saturday


barntourlogoThe DeKalb County Barn Tour is a one-day driving tour of barn sites within DeKalb County hosted by the DeKalb Area Agricultural Heritage Association and the JF Glidden Homestead and Historical Center.

Participants will receive a map Guide Book containing hand-drawn sketches of each barn and the barn’s history, style and use. Participants drive to each location in any order for a tour of the barn(s), including many interiors. Purchase your event ticket at any of the seven locations or click here to purchase online tickets.

The 2015 Barn Tour locations are: DeKalb Area Agricultural Heritage Association;  Brick Barn at JF Glidden Homestead; Barn of Lucio Bortolin & Laura Frankiewicz; Barn of Rich and Sandra Newman; Barn at Adrian Plapp’s Organic Dairy; Barn at Jonamac Orchards; and Barn at Cottonwood Stables.

Admission is $20 per vehicle (buses extra). Museum members receive a 25% discount. Bus groups are welcome. Call for details on pricing; Marcia Wilson at the JF Glidden Homestead & Historical Center at (815) 756-7904 or