Oak Park, Illinois

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Lake Theatre

On April 11, 1936, the Lake Theatre opened with a single screen, and a seating capacity of 1,420. Designed by world-renowned architect Thomas Lamb, the Lake is a prime example of art deco style. When Classic Cinemas took over the Lake in 1981

Oak Park, IL Historic Theatres

Historic Pleasant Home

Explore the opulent 30-room mansion designed by prominent Prarie School architect, Geroge H. Maher. Located on the second floor of Pleasant Home, the Historical Society of Oak Park and River Forest Museum includes a period bedroom, children'

Oak Park, IL Historic Homes

Ernest Hemingway Museum

Explore displays featuring rare photos of Hemingway, his childhood diary, letters, early writings and other memorabilia. Enjoy videos documenting the author'

Oak Park, IL Museums

Wonder Works - A Children's Museum

Write a screenplay. Milk a cow. Paint your masterpiece. At Wonder Works kids up to age 10 can enjoy hands-on exhibits while learning valuable skills such as problem solving, cooperation and exploration. Wonder Works is 6,400

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Things to do near Oak Park, IL

Wolfe Wildlife Refuge and Bike Path

Explore the natural beauty and animal habitats of this newly expanded 45-acre wetlands preserve. Nature programs are availabl...

Ridgemoor Country Club

Course Access: PrivateHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: Yes...

Calumet Country Club

Course Access: PrivateHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: 7 days...

Northbrook Historical Society Museum

Enjoy the main floor museum with antiques and a replica of an 1890s home. ...

Silver Lake Country Club -South

Course Access: PublicHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: 14 days...