Designed in 1913, this 12,000 square foot mansion feels like an elegant English country home. It’s a popular venue that’s used to host events that range from community functions to private receptions.
Oak Park Public Library
If you have a certain book in mind, chances are that the Oak Park Public Library can point you in the right direction. This wonderful library is also a great resource for getting information and enjoying a variety of different community events.
Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio
Known as one of America’s most celebrated architects, the Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio provide insight into this designer’s genius. You can tour the visionary structure for yourself to see how this famous architect approached the construction of his unique buildings.
Hemingway Birth Place
Ernest Hemingway made a significant contribution to American literature. And his legacy began in Oak Park, where he was born and raised. You can tour his birth place and visit the museum to gain a fascinating perspective of his eventual gifts as a writer.
Frank Lloyd Wright Unity Temple
It’s one of the most imaginative buildings of the 20th century and you can find it in Oak Park. This Frank Lloyd Wright creation serves as a monument to his talent as well as an important gathering place for community events.
Oak Park Conservatory
Listed as one of the village’s top three historical sites, the Oak Park Conservatory offers a number of different kinds of gardens you’ll love to explore. Enjoy the lovely atmosphere of this scenic attraction in Oak Park.
Ridgeland Common Pool and Ice Skating
This year-round complex is the ideal location for ice skating and hockey leagues. It’s also perfect for swimming and includes a spacious outdoor field.
Rehm Pool and Park
The Park District of Oak Park operates this public area that’s great for a wide range of sports. With its field, tennis courts, volleyball courts and playground, you’ll always find a fun, athletic activity to enjoy during your stay.
Farmers Market (Saturdays, June – October)
Want some fresh produce? Then you don’t need to look further than the Farmers Market. For high quality, locally grown items at reasonable prices, make sure to stop by while you’re in Oak Park.
Oak Park Festival Theatre
As the Midwest’s oldest professional classical outdoor theater, you’re sure to enjoy the experience of watching one of its fine productions. Don’t forget to check out the schedule before your arrival so that you can experience this popular attraction.