Streator, Illinois

Locations | Events | Scenes from the Area

 If it wasn’t for Streator, an entire planet could be missing.  Pluto was discovered by Streator local Clyde Tombaugh.  He, along with a lot of the great history of the city, are immortalized in many different murals in this beautiful downtown area.  Find out more about the great area stores, and make sure to make this a stop on your trip to the Starved Rock area.


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Fine Field Pottery Company

Fine Field Pottery creates functional, affordable, and artistic pieces of stoneware pottery. The stoneware pottery could last for generations if treated right and is dishwasher, microwave and oven safe. The Fine Field Pottery Company makes each piece is handmade, glazed and fired in their FFP Studio. The Fine Field Pottery Studio in Streator, Illinois, has open studio hours the first Wednesday of the month, and you can learn about the process of throwing, glazing and firing.

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H & H Mercantile/Veranda

H & H Mercantile in Streator, Illinois offers the largest selection of vintage vinyl in LaSalle County. The store has many eclectic and unique items, such as antiques, jewelry, collectibles, housewares, small furniture and more. Located on historic Main Street in Downtown Streator, H & H Mercantile provides big city shopping at small town prices.

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K's Secret Garden

K’s Secret Garden in Streator, Illinois is your shopping destination for unique gifts and creations. Whether you are looking for a gift for that special someone or birthday, K’s Secret Garden has the perfects gifts for all occasions.

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Spring Lake Nature Park

Spring Lake Nature Park in Streator, Illinois is 37.2 acres of natural land. The park includes two creeks, a sandstone formation waterfall, trails and flora typical of central Illinois. The park is home to a towering cottonwood tree is the one of the largest in Illinois and well over 200 years old. Spring Lake Nature Park offers an abundance of outdoor recreation such as hiking, bird watching, fishing, horseback riding, a natural beauty for photography enthusiasts. Spring Lake ...

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Weber House and Garden

The Weber House & Garden, is located south of Chicago near Starved Rock State Park and sits on 2 acres in Streator, Illinois. The Weber House & Garden immerses visitors in storybook/Tudor architecture and English-style gardens. Visits will receive an intimate look at American history through the eyes of Ted Weber, a Chicago area radio and TV personality for over 50 years. The inside of the Weber House consists of cozy candlelit rooms that reflect the 18th century. The house consists ...

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