Month: October 2020

Idea Garden Goes With the Flow

Cantigny’s beloved Idea Garden, “the gardener’s garden,” is on target to reopen late next spring, and park visitors will notice some big changes. Among them: a waterfall, running stream, boulders and footbridge. The new water elements occupy the eastern half...

/ October 26, 2020

5 Questions: Q&A with Will Buhlig

The Wheaton landmark known as the Robert R. McCormick House is perhaps Cantigny’s most iconic feature. Other than a few of the estate’s massive oak trees, it’s also the oldest.  The historic home dates to 1896 and the days of...

/ October 5, 2020