Things to see and do - Oak Park
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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
200 N. Oak Park Ave USA - Oak Park IL 60302
Two blocks south of Ernest Hemingway's birthplace is the Hemingway Museum, which focuses on the first 20 years of the writer's life.
875 Lake St. USA - Oak Park IL
Frank Lloyd Wright called this Unitarian temple "my jewel," and it's easy to see why. This, the last of his major public buildings still standing, is currently undergoing a thorough restoration scheduled for completion on the building's 100..
339 N. Oak Park Ave. USA - Oak Park IL 60302
This restored Victorian home built in 1890 re-creates the comfortable family upbringing of celebrated author Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961). A visit here also provides a glimpse of Oak Park's social order in the early 20C and the impact that the commun..
Hotels Oak Park
211 North Oak Park Avenue USA - Oak Park IL 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 IL 60302
This historic Oak Park, Illinois hotel is within a 5-minute walk to the Harlem-Green Train Station. This completely non-smoking hotel features a microwave and refrigerator in every room. Guests at the Carleton of Oak Park can dine at Poor Phil’s Res..
Restaurants Oak Park
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..
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..
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..