Adler Planetarium: The First Planetarium in the Western Hemisphere

Adler Planetarium, located in downtown Chicago

Do you want to spend an exciting day learning about the night sky? Then head over to the Adler Planetarium which dates back to 1930. It was the first planetarium to open in the western hemisphere, and the staff strives to offer an engaging, user-friendly museum experience that serves diverse audiences of all ages. There is much […]

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North Michigan Avenue is One of the Greatest Avenues in the World

Michigan Avenue or The Magnificent Mile famous for its shopping Chicago, Illinois, USA

A short drive from Oak Park Place is one of the greatest avenues in the world. We are talking about North Michigan Avenue, which is better known as The Magnificent Mile. It’s home to shops, restaurants, museums, and so much more, and is the perfect spot to spend an afternoon. Highlights include: Bloomingdale’s  As Chicago’s flagship […]

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Summer is Here–It’s Time for a Trip with Oak Park’s Park District!

Chicago, USA - May 22, 2016: Crowded popular section of River Walk in The Loop, downtown Chicago. Motor boats moored and people in outdoors restaurant besides the Chicago River on a sunny day.

Summer is the perfect time to plan exciting day trips. You don’t have to stray far from Oak Park Place Apartments to find enjoyable, intriguing venues. Oak Park’s Park District offers a variety of summer outings to liven up your lazy summer days. These trips include transportation, so you don’t have to worry about fighting traffic […]

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