Historic Pleasant Home (circa 1897) 217 South Home Avenue • Oak Brook, IL 60302 Oak Park 708-383-2654 Built by prominent Prairie-school architect George W. Maher, this opulent and distinctive 30 room... more... map
Peabody Mansion Estate (circa 1919) 1717 West Thirty-First Street • Oak Brook, IL 60523 630-850-2360 Located on the 90 acre Mayslake Forest Preserve, this magnificent 39 room Tudor Gothic mansion is... more...
Historic Sites & Monuments
Graue Mill and Museum (circa 1852) 3800 South York Road • Oak Brook, IL 60522 630-655-2090 Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Graue Mill is the only operating waterwheel... more... map
Lisle Station Park 921 School Street • Lisle, IL 60532 630-968-0499 This park was created for the community's historic train deport and features an 1874 CB&Q railroad... more... map
Museums & Galleries
Czechoslovak Heritage Museum 122 West Twenty-Second Street • Oak Brook, IL 60523 630-472-0500 Highlighting the history and culture of the Czech Republic and Slovakia, this museum contains a... more...
Elmhurst Art Museum 150 Cottage Hill • Oak Brook, IL 60126 Elmhurst 630-834-0202 Award-winning museum that is known for the on site Ludwig Mies van der Rohe McCormick house and... more... map
Elmhurst Historical Museum 120 East Park Avenue • Oak Brook, IL 60126 Elmhurst 630-833-1457 Changing interpretive exhibits on Elmhurst's history, as well as national touring exhibits, are... more... map
Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art 220 Cottage Hill • Oak Brook, IL 60126 Wilder Park, Located in Elmhurst 630-833-1616 A one-of-a-kind museum that features displays of Chinese jade and other hard stone carvings, as... more... map
Theatre Historical Society of America 152 North York • Oak Brook, IL 60126 York Theatre Building, 2nd floor, Elmhurst 630-782-1800 Dedicating to preserving and remembering historic theaters, this historical society provides a... more... map
Parks, Gardens & Zoos
Morton Arboretum 4100 Illinois Route 53 • Oak Brook, IL 60532 Located in Lisle 630-968-0074 Magnificent 1,700-acre arboretum and botanical garden highlighting trees and other plants from... more... map