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Itasca is a lovely town located in the suburbs of Chicago with a quaint historical downtown to explore. The surrounding areas featuring activities for everyone; it's a great place to visit, away from the hustle and bustle of the big city.
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2001 N Roselle Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60195, USA
Harkening back to an era filled with grand castles, brave knights, epic royalty, and of course, illustrious battles, Medieval Times is guaranteed to entertain all those who cross its gated threshold—whether you take it seriously, or not. Featuring...
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500 Park Blvd, Itasca, IL 60143, USA
Surrounded by the soothing pools and fountains along Park Boulevard in Itasca, the Golf Learning Center at Hamilton Lakes is your go-to spot for sharpening your game. This practice facility provides all the tools necessary to take it to the next...
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500 Park Blvd # 160, Itasca, IL 60143, USA
Come to Hot Seats for all your top-notch ticket needs. Specializing in getting you the perfect seats for any event you can think of, this is your spot for snagging seats that'll make you the envy of your friends. From sporting events, to concerts,...
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190 S Roselle Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60193, USA
The Trickster Art Gallery, located in Schaumburg, is the only Native American owned and operated arts center in the state of Illinois. The array of art is vast, ranging from handmade crafts to paintings, poetry readings, some book signings—even an...
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270 W Irving Park Rd, Wood Dale, IL 60191, USA
Located in downtown Wood Dale, the Veterans Memorial park area is a place to pay respect to those who have served in the armed forces. Dedicated on November 11th, 2000, this memorial celebrates of all members of the community who made sacrifices...
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850 N Wood Dale Rd, Wood Dale, IL 60191, USA
Founded in 1971, the Wood Dale Historical Society is dedicated to the preservation of the history of this quaint Illinois town. One such monument to their efforts is the Adolph and Esther Rosenwinkel farm that was donated to the society back in...
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129 E Irving Park Rd, Wood Dale, IL 60191, USA
Tucked away right on the corner of West Irving Park Road and North Wood Dale Road is Frederick Lester's little park. Carved out of a small plot of triangular land, and complemented by charming wind catchers, this is a great place to sit and watch...
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If you are in the area and are looking for a wide range of options in one place, the Woodfield Mall is your answer. With stores catering to your every whim, there's really nothing you can't find within these walls. If you get tired and need to...
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1480 Industrial Dr C, Itasca, IL 60143, USA
The original location of this family-run brewery was supposed to be on Church Street, which is how the name evolved. However, as fate would have it, their address turned out to be on Industrial Drive, so they stuck with the first choice anyway....
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101 Catalpa Ave, Itasca, IL 60143, USA
Originally built in 1873 for the whopping cost of $400, the Itasca Depot served this small town for 103 years. When the new station was completed in 1976, the Historical Society stepped in and saved the mighty 103 year-old depot from being...
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1051 N Prospect Ave, Wood Dale, IL 60191, USA
If you happen to be in Wood Dale and having a hankering for a quick round of golf, Salt Creek Golf Club has what you are looking for. Their 3,985 yard, par 63 course is the perfect spot to unwind for a few hours on a sunny afternoon. Stop in to...
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1001 N Prospect Ave, Wood Dale, IL 60191, USA
There's a reason why it's called TopGolf. This enormous facility houses all things fun for golf fans of all ages. Grab some clubs and a bucket of microchipped balls and let the games begin. You and your friends will revel in the competition of who...
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800 E Nerge Rd, Roselle, IL 60172, USA
If you come down with a case of winter cabin fever, escape to Strike Ten. You won’t find your average bowling alley inside this two-floor upscale lounge. In addition to a restaurant and two bars, you’ll see large flat-screens above every lane, so...
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130 Forest Ave, Itasca, IL 60143, USA
The Springbrook Nature Center is open year round and home to numerous community activities. Their philosophy emphasizes conservation, recreation, and education, and is encapsulated in their mission statement: 'The Village of Itasca's Nature Center...
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850 N Wood Dale Rd, Wood Dale, IL 60191, USA
Located in Wood Dale, Yesterday's Farm Museum is trip to a different era. The barn pictured above is part of the Wood Dale Historical Society, and it was constructed back in the 1850s. This massive structure is referred to as a 'T' barn due to the...
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200 E Irving Park Rd, Itasca, IL 60143, USA
The Wesley G. Usher Memorial Park is one of the many parks located in and around historic downtown Itasca. The adorable pavilion pictured above is a great place to take shelter from the sun, and it overlooks a nice reflecting pool situated on the...
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500 Park Blvd, Itasca, IL 60143, USA
There's nothing better after a long day than to get outside and take in some fresh air. The walking paths that weave in and around Park Boulevard are perfect for that post-work day stretch. You can enjoy the manicured lawns, the gurgling...
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100 N Catalpa St, Itasca, IL 60143, USA
Weaving its way along the river, and among the various parks of downtown Itasca, the Itasca Riverwalk is a great way to do some small town exploring. The paths link the Springbrook Nature Center, to the Caribbean Waterpark, to the Fitness Center...
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601 N Martingale Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60173, USA
Only 37 short minutes outside of Chicago, the marvelous land of Legos awaits. Have you ever asked yourself “Can you make Legos into any shape on earth?” Well, I’m here to tell you the answer is “yes.” Yes, you most certainly can. From monkeys to...
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523 S Webster St, Naperville, IL 60540, USA
If you fancy a trip back in time to catch a glimpse of how life changed throughout the 19th century, Naper Settlement is the time machine you seek. There is a dizzying array of educational and cultural learning to be done on these hallowed...
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100 N Catalpa St, Itasca, IL 60143, USA
Voted "Best Waterpark in the Area for the Entire Family" by Chicago Parent in 2011, this water wonderland is fun for all ages. Parents can lounge around the pool, catching some rays in the sun, and the kids can romp around the Caribbean-themed...
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Pine Street and, Kirk Rd, Batavia, IL 60510, USA
If you are a science enthusiast, it's hard to find a place that is more inspirational. Fermilab is where researchers study elementary particles, and in doing so they unravel the very fabric of reality. This place will make you think about the most...
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951 Chicago Ave, Oak Park, IL 60302, USA
Frank Lloyd Wright built 700+ houses all over this nation but he lived and worked in Oak Park, just a 45 minute train ride from the city center of Chicago. His house and studio are now a museum with guided tours that let you see the playroom he...