Journey Back in Time at the Driehaus Museum

1800's mansion with chandelier and fireplace

An easy drive from Oak Park Place Apartments is a destination that immerses visitors in one of the grandest residential buildings of 19th century Chicago. We’re talking about the Nickerson Mansion, which is now better known as the Driehaus Museum. Richard Driehaus founded the museum in 2003 to promote the architecture and design of the past. […]

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Celebrate New Year’s Eve Near Oak Park with a Night on the Town

Couple holding glasses of champagne in front of Christmas tree. Toasting to each other on New Year's eve

There’s nothing like ringing in the New Year with a fun celebration. Below are just two options available that will help you party like it’s 2018! Best of all, these options are both a quick cab or Uber ride from Oak Park Place Apartments. New Year’s Eve at Fitzgerald’s Give 2017 a rockin’ send-off and […]

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The Garfield Park Conservatory is Home to Beautiful Flowers

a flowering branch

Just sixteen minutes from Oak Park Place Apartments is one of the largest and most stunning conservatories in the United States. It’s known as the Garfield Park Conservatory, though many call it the “landscape under the dome.” The conservatory provides an escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life as founder Jens Jensen believed that […]

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