Local Attractions and Hotels

The Homestead B&B (Plano) - Located only 10 minutes from More Polish Pottery, this Bed & Breakfast built in 1854 is on the National Register of Historic Places. Offering yoga and wine, a firepit, and weekend activities, this cozy homestead provides a warm experience for visitors. Call Mary Kay directly at 608-217-5297 to book a room. They are happy to accommodate your group for an overnight stay when you visit More Polish Pottery. 
The Hampton Inn (North Aurora) - Located right off of Route 88, this hotel is also close to the Aurora Historical Museum  and Red Oaks Nature Center. The Hampton Inn also offers free wifi, an indoor swimming pool, fitness center, and a complementary breakfast. Call 630-907-2600 directly and use our shop name "More Polish Pottery," to earn a rate of $124 for a King or Double Queen room on your stay! 

The Hampton Inn (Yorkville) - Only 15 minutes away from More Polish Pottery, this hotel is conveniently located in the center or Yorkville. Several Yorkville attractions are located just minutes away, so make a weekend out of your visit!  The Hampton Inn Yorkville also has a Very Important Community Rate to help out our local business. To receive this discount, please contact our shop to be connected with Mike Shepard (630-553-9805) to check out available rates. 

Local Attractions

Big Rock Forest Preserve - Hike in Kane County's Largest Forest Preserve. Horse Trails available. Located in a large quarry, there is a large lake in the former quarry that also allows fishing.  Main entrance is only 2 miles down the road on Jericho Road from More Polish Pottery.  The Forest Preserve neighbors our property. 

Deer Valley Golf Course - Bring your golf clubs and enjoy a 9-year golf course located next door to More Polish Pottery, LLC.  Carts are available. 

Kuiper's Family Farm - Open Mid-August-Christmas.  Pick your own apples, pumpkins, play in their pumpkin play area or enjoy the apple cider donuts. cut your own Christmas tree during the holiday season. This location also is an amazing wedding venue for Spring and Summer weddings.  Kuiper's is family owned and located 15 minutes away from our location, in Maple Park, IL.

Farnsworth House - D
esigned by Mies van der Rohe in 1945 and constructed in 1951, the Farnsworth House is a glass box residence of “almost nothing.” Built for Dr. Edith Farnsworth as a country retreat along the Fox River in Plano, IL. It continued to be a private residence for over 50 years until Landmarks Illinois and the National Trust for Historic Preservation purchased it in 2003. Today it is owned and managed by the Trust and the site is open as a public museum. Located 15 minutes away from our location, in Plano, IL. 

Esther's Place- This unique spot is a fiber shop, bed and breakfast, and a working farm! Visitors can stay in this beautiful location and take classes to learn weaving, spinning, needle felting, knitting and just about anything in between!