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Cottages in the Woods

  • Good Templar Park 528 East Side Drive Geneva, IL, 60134 United States (map)

Delight in the sights, sounds, tastes and folklore of a Scandinavian Christmas. 



Visit with Artists

who make traditional Scandinavian Crafts


Park at the main entrance to Good Templar Park and Journey over our Troll Bridge. 

8$     Free for Children under 12 



Warm up by the fire.

In the bakery

Swedie Pies Bakery. We will be serving Scandinavian baked goods loaded with lingonberries, cardamom, almond and cinnamon. Delicous Soups and Sandwiches will also be available.

This is wonderful opportunity for you to enjoy our private park and visit unique crafters inside of our cottages. Each Cottage is filled with a different delight -Rosemaling and Dalamaling by Illinois Norsk Rosemaling Association, seasonal vintage treasures, wood creations, handmade pottery, watercolor prints,hand painted ornaments, natural skin care products and much more.

This year we have created a special troll hunt for the children.

"Be sure to tread lightly for this is their home.

So, please stay alert,

Treat their home with great care,

And you surely will see them.

You have nothing to fear.”


Visit SwedishStugas

Earlier Event: November 10
Cottages in the Woods
Later Event: June 16
Swedish Day Midsummer