April 29 through May 21, 2017

Infant Welfare Society of Chicago

2017 Lake Forest Showhouse & Gardens

Past Showhouses

 INFANT WELFARE SOCIETY OF CHICAGO, 3600 W. FULLERTON, CHICAGO, IL 60647  773-782-2800

Showhouse History since 1985

Biennially, since 1985, the Infant Welfare Society of Chicago Lake Forest Showhouse & Gardens has opened the front door of a beautifully decorated historical Lake Forest home to the public for their enjoyment.

 

Opening this one door enables the Infant Welfare Society to open many doors to healthcare for the medically under served children in Chicago.

1985  

"Fairlawn"*, built in 1870

1987  

Clayton Mark Home, built in 1914

1989  

James Ward Thorne, built in 1913  

1991

"Bluff's Edge", built in 1935

1993

The Pullman Estate, built in 1908

1995*

Thorndale Manor

1997*

Frederick Herman Gade,

built in 1896

1999*

“Eighty Elms”, built in 1912

2001*

“Rimwold”, built in 1914

2003

“Shadow Pond”, built in 1920’s

2005

Finley Barrell House,

built in 1909

2007

“Le Manoir du Grand Moulin”,

built in 1929

2009

“Lansdowne”, built in 1911

2011

Thorndale Manor

2013

David Adler Masterpiece,

built in 1916

2015

John & Nancy Hughes home