Lombard, Illinois for Families
Collected by Leo Johnson
Originally known as the Lilac Village, Lombard has blossomed into a beautiful Midwestern town that many call home. With an abundance of activities just steps from your residence, who knew that getting lost in Lombard could be so much fun?
437 E St Charles Rd, Lombard, IL 60148, USA
Featuring such attractions as Hurricane Cove, Sidewinder, Wipeout, Pipeline, Alligator Crossing, Splashdown, Dolphin Cove, and Turtle Cove, Paradise Bay Water Park sounds like something out of a Pirates of the Caribbean movie. The best part about...
154 E St Charles Rd, Villa Park, IL 60181, USA
Have served the musicians of the Chicago area for over three decades, Perry's is your stop for all things guitar. Featuring a huge selection of stringed instruments, after you 'get the band back together,' then this is the place to get your gear....
355 E Parkside Ave, Lombard, IL 60148, USA
Built in 1839, the Peck Homestead is now a historic museum and local landmark that hosts educational and outreach programs. In 2011, the home was inducted into the Network of Freedom, which verified it as a stop along the Underground Railroad. The...
433 E St Charles Rd, Lombard, IL 60148, USA
The quaint downtown of Lombard features an impressive park district. There are numerous places to sit, relax, have a picnic, and just while away the afternoon. This particular site is called Picnic Site Number 2, and it's located near the Paradise...
8400 W 31st St, Brookfield, IL 60513, USA
Located outside Chicago, the Brookfield Zoo is a true destination for the animal lover in all of us. The zoo has an array of services to make all visitors comfortable, and the website has a tool for planning your trip. From small and creepy to big...
708 S Main St, Lombard, IL 60148, USA
With fresh and healthy breakfast and lunch items, La France Cafe and Crepes is a true French find in the town of Lombard. Featuring specialties like crêpes and galettes, Chef Ben will leave you swooning for more after your very first bite. If you...
4, Yorktown Shopping Center, Lombard, IL 60148, USA
Frankie's Deli is a family-owned establishment that has been around since 1964. Tucked away in an unassuming little storefront in the Yorktown Shopping Center, Frankie's has a great deli and a tremendous selection of gourmet foods. Wander to the...
105 W St Charles Rd, Lombard, IL 60148, USA
You really can't help but love this place as soon as you enter. The lighting is low, the chairs are comfy, and the vibe is inviting; you'll just want to settle in for a good meal. Fortunately, that's exactly what you'll get at this local Lombard...
100 W St Charles Rd, Lombard, IL 60148, USA
The Corner House café is a cozy neighborhood spot to grab a craft cup of coffee and relax. They have a nice global selection of beans and a choice of pastries to help you complete that perfect coffee shop pairing. Link up to the wifi and get some...
28 W St Charles Rd, Lombard, IL 60148, USA
Yes, that is an enormous stuffed giraffe pictured above, and no, I did not bring it home with me (even though I really wanted to). Fairy Tales is an eclectic gift shop that scours the globe in search of unique finds. This standalone boutique has...
524 St Charles Pl, Lombard, IL 60148, USA
'Experience a hobby today,' is the motto at Lombard Hobbies. This hobbyist's delight has all of your model train needs covered. Their inventory runs the gamut from O to HO International scales, and they have a testing area for running various...
17 St Charles Rd, Lombard, IL 60148, USA
Upon crossing the doorway of this wondrous place, I was instantly a kid again, gawking at all things sweet and thrilled by the fact that, as an adult, I no longer had to ask permission to get whatever I wanted. The shelves here teem with gourmet...
80 Yorktown Shopping Center, Lombard, IL 60148, USA
The AMC Yorktown boasts IMAX, 3D and regular movies, and features some 17 screens. And, lest you think you'll be limited to simply popcorn and soda, the AMC Yorktown has got you covered—there are a number of dining and drinking options, all...
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