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A prosperous integrated suburb bordering Chicago on the west, Oak Park is known worldwide as the birthplace of Prairie-school architecture and the modern American house. The town boasts the highest concentration of houses designed by American icon of architecture Frank Lloyd Wright, whose creations are distinguished by horizontal lines, ribbons of stained-glass windows and low, projecting profiles. Oak Park is known as an economically stable, socially progressive, well-educated commnity that easily accomodates diverse lifestyles.
Tourist attractions Oak Park : Things to see and do
875 Lake St. USA - Oak Park, IL
Frank Lloyd Wright called this Unitarian temple "my jewel," and it's easy to see why. Built for the sake of expense of unadorned concrete, the rectangular interlocking forms contain a worship space and social hall. Framed by rectilinear bal..
USA - Chicago, IL 60637
This home made its designer, Frank Lloyd Wright, world famous and helped "break the box" of traditional architecture. The Robie family lived here only for a year or so, after which time the house passed through a number of different owners...
951 Chicago Ave USA - Oak Park, IL 60302
Wright first built this house in 1889 and continued to remodel and add to it over time; his alterations reveal his architectural growth. Restored to its 1909 appearance, when Wright last lived there, the original structure features the horizontal ban..
Hotels Oak Park
211 North Oak Park Avenue USA - Oak Park IL 60302
This hotel, located 26 minutes' drive from Chicago O'Hare International Airport, offers free Wi-Fi access and a flat-screen TV in every guest room. A refrigerator and microwave are included in every room at The Write Inn Hotel. For added convenienc..
1110 Pleasant Street USA - Oak Park IL 60302
Less than 5 minutes’ walk from CTA Green Line trains and the Oak Park Metra station, this historic hotel features guest rooms with flat-screen TVs and free Wi-Fi. The hotel boasts 2 restaurants on site. A microwave and a refrigerator are included in..
Restaurants Oak Park
814 S. Oak Park Ave. USA - Oak Park, IL 60304
It can't be a coincidence that Sen rhymes with Zen. Certainly not at this unfussy bento box of a restaurant in Oak Park, where soothing, neutral tones and textures like gray stone floors, wooden benches, and wafting new age music lend a spa vibe to t..
144 S. Oak Park Ave. USA - Oak Park, IL 60302
Holiday lights may twinkle in the window, but this Latin jewel's inventive and tasty plates lure food lovers year-round. The divided den features an ample bar, tables, and TVs on one side; on the other, exposed brick and sunflower-stenciled lamps sur..
100 S. Marion St. USA - Oak Park, IL 60302
In its mission to bring together nothing less than the best seasonal and local ingredients, this Oak Park fromagerie has spawned a bistro that elevates the market's purpose to new heights. Within this cozy space with tin ceilings and warm woods, fi..