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Oak Park Area Convention & Visitors Bureau
Phone: 888-625-7275 | Web Site: http://www.visitoakpark.com
The historic setting of the Oak Park Area, just ten miles due west of downtown Chicago, offers the perfect place to combine business meetings with family leisure activities. If you are planning a training seminar, conference or tour, Visit Oak Park offers many services to make your plans a reality. Our staff and volunteers are ready to assist in planning your trip to the Oak Park Area.

Area Attractions
Berwyn Route 66 Museum
Hundres of Route 66 related artifacts, wall of art hubcaps, a bell from the original LaVergne School that predates Route 66, and an electric vehicle charging station. For more information, visit the Oak Park Area website. Attraction Type: Museum.
 
7003 West Ogden Avenue
Berwyn, Il 60402
708-484-9349
Brookfield Zoo
Situated on 216 beautifully landscaped acres, the park is home to bears, gorillas, giraffes, dolphins, tigers and much more! The zoo also offers an authentic carousel and a wide variety of shopping and dining options, including Café del Sol and Leinie's Lodge. Brookfield Zoo is located just mintues west of downtown Chicago and is open every day of the year. For more information, visit the Oak Park Area website. Attraction Type: zoo.
 
31st St. & First Ave.
Brookfield, IL 60513
708-688-8400
Cernan Earth and Space Center
The Cernan Earth and Space Center of Triton College features a variety of earth and sky shows, children's shows, laser light shows, earth and space exhibits, a membership program and the Star Store gift shop. For more information, visit the Oak Park Area website. Attraction Type: Special Interest / Kids and Families.
 
2000 Fifth Ave.
River Grove, IL 60171
708-456-0300
Ernest Hemingway Birthplace & Museum
Visit the Ernest Hemingway Museum and the Victorian home where Nobel Prize winning author Ernest Hemingway was born in 1899 and spent his early life. The Ernest Hemingway Museum offers you the chance to explore displays featuring rare photos of Hemingway, his childhood diary, letters, early writings and other memorabilia. Enjoy videos documenting the author's life and work, as well as an onsite museum store. For more information, visit the Oak Park Area website. Attraction Type: Museum/Tour/Historical.
 
339 N. Oak Park Ave. & 200 N Oak Park Ave.
Oak Park, IL 60301
708-848-2222
Frank Lloyd Wright Home & Studio
This world-renowned complex served as Wright's private residence and studio from 1889 to 1909, the first 20 years of his career. Wright used his home as an architectural laboratory, trying out design concepts before sharing them with clients. Here, he raised six children with his first wife, Catherine Tobin, and designed such famous buildings as the Robie House, Larkin Building and Unity Temple. The Home & Studio is open daily from 11am until 4pm for interior guided tours. For more information, visit the Oak Park Area website. Attraction Type: Tour.
 
951 Chicago Ave.
Oak Park, IL 60302
312-994-4000
Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple
Unity Temple, Frank Lloyd Wright's modern masterpiece, celebrated the centennial of its dedication in 2009. Unity Temple is an icon of modern architecture and a destination for tens of thousands of visitors each year, and is famous for its brilliant use of light and space. One of the most complex and exciting buildings in the 20th century architecture, it was Wright's first public commission and is the only surviving public building from his Prairie period. Unity Temple is open for tours! For more information, visit the Oak Park Area website. Attraction Type: Tour/Historical.
 
875 Lake St.
Oak Park, IL 60301
708-383-8873
Historic Pleasant Home
During your visit, enjoy browsing in our Museum Store featuring books on Pleasant Home and Prairie Style architecture, arts and crafts pottery and accessories, and many other items for yourself or that perfect gift. Guided tours of Pleasant Home are offered year-round to individuals and groups. For more information, visit the Oak Park Area website. Attraction Type: Tour/Historical.
 
217 Home Ave.
Oak Park, IL 60302
708-383-2654
Historical Society of Oak Park River Forest
The area's rich heritage is celebrated at the Historical Society through exhibits, lectures and special programs on the second floor of Historic Pleasant Home. The museum includes a research center, children's activity room and changing exhibits on fashion and area history. Special exhibits focus on Edgar Rice Burroughs, creator of Tarzan and the "Roots of Oak Park," a celebration of nineteenth century Oak Park. For more information, visit the Oak Park Area website. Attraction Type: Tour/Historical.
 
217 Home Ave.
Oak Park, IL 60302
708-848-6755
Oak Park Visitors Center
Visit us for maps, books, souvenirs and unique gifts. Tickets are available for Hemingway's Birthplace Home and Museum, Historic Pleasant Home and the Historical Society of Oak Park & River Forest. Purhcase other seasonal special events tickets here! For more information, visit the Oak Park Area website. Attraction Type: Visitors Center.
 
1010 Lake Street
Oak Park, IL 60301
708-848-1500
Wonder Works, A Children's Museum
Direct or act in a play, build a bridge, 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 square feet of fun and excitement. Memberships, field trips, party room retnal, and facility rental available. Arts and crafts, music, and creative play classes for children 6 months to 5 years. For more information, visit the Oak Park Area website. Attraction Type: Children's Museum.
 
6445 W. North Avenue
Oak Park, IL 60302
708-383-4815



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