chaplin creek historic village


Chaplin Creek Village is an evolving, full-scale historical restoration project depicting a prairie settlement typical of the middle 19th century. Several historically significant buildings and artifacts have been relocated from the surrounding area. Home of the Franklin Grove Area Historical Society, the Chaplin Creek Drafters, the Chaplin Creek Muzzleloaders and the Illinois Atlatl Association. Open May thru Sept., Sat. & Sun. 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. – or by appointment. Available for special event rentals.


1715 Whitney Rd. 
Franklin Grove, IL 61031 
Phone: 815-990-5090
Email: info@chaplincreek.com
www.chaplincreek.com