Discover architectural masterpieces, historical sites, culinary delights, and charming shops just 10 miles west of downtown Chicago. Easily accessible via the ‘L’ train, the Oak Park area is the perfect launching pad for your trip to Chicagoland. Explore the world’s largest collection of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture, step back in time at Ernest Hemingway’s birthplace, peruse rare artifacts at the Ernest Hemingway Museum, marvel at the Pleasant Home’s ornate details, and connect with wildlife at Brookfield Zoo. Enjoy a wide range of retail offerings from the dynamic brands at Berwyn’s iconic Cermak Plaza to the one-of-a-kind shops in Oak Park’s picturesque downtown. Indulge in cuisines for every palate, sip on handcrafted cocktails at vibrant watering holes, and don’t miss the area’s exciting lineup of festivals and events! SPECIAL EVENTS Wright Plus May 20 Frank Lloyd Wright Home & Studio Oak Park, 60302 Riverside Arts Weekend May 20 & 21 Guthrie Park Riverside, 60546 Uncork Illinois June 3 Downtown Oak Park Oak Park, 60301 Route 66 Car Show Aug. 26 Ogden Avenue Berwyn, 60402 Wright Ride Aug. 30 Downtown Oak Park Oak Park, 60301 Summer Nights June 16 - Aug. 12 Brookfield Zoo Brookfield, 60513 FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT Oak Park is the epicenter of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture. In honor of the late architect’s 150th birthday in June 2017, there’s no better time to explore his home & studio and take a walking tour through the quaint neighborhood brimming with his historic designs 951 Chicago Ave. Oak Park, 60302 312-994-4000 flwright.org ERNEST HEMINGWAY MUSEUM & BIRTHPLACE Tour the inside of the Ernest Hemingway Birthplace, a beautifully preserved Victorian home where he spent the first 6 years of his life. Marvel at rare artifacts, photos, and unseen writings from the famous author at the neighboring Ernest Hemingway Museum. 200 N. Oak Park Ave. & 339 N. Oak Park Ave. Oak Park, 60301 708-524-5383 ehfop.org VISIT OAK PARK 1010 Lake St. (Visitors Center) Oak Park, 60301 708-848-1500 • 888-OAK-PARK visitoakpark.com
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