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Tivoli Theatre Downers Grove
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Downers Grove Park District Museum
Downers Grove Park District Museum
Owner description: The Museum is located on the grounds of Wandschneider Park in the historic Blodgett House. The Victorian structure was built in 1892 as the 11-room home of the Charles Blodgett... more Owner description: The Museum is located on the grounds of Wandschneider Park in the historic Blodgett House. The Victorian structure was built in 1892 as the 11-room home of the Charles Blodgett family, descendants of one of the Village's first settlers. Ongoing exhibits include the original Downers Grove fire truck and the 1846 Blodgett House - used as an Underground Railway stop. less
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Cantigny Park
Cantigny Park(Wheaton)
Owner description: Welcome to Cantigny!Discover a world of beauty, learning and fun just around the corner! Cantigny was Colonel Robert R. McCormick’s gift to the community and all 500 acres are... more Owner description: Welcome to Cantigny!Discover a world of beauty, learning and fun just around the corner! Cantigny was Colonel Robert R. McCormick’s gift to the community and all 500 acres are yours to enjoy. Plan your visit today! less
Attraction type: Historic Sites; Military Museums
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Morton Arboretum
Morton Arboretum(Lisle)
Owner description: Only 25 miles west of Chicago, there's something for everyone in all four seasons at The Morton Arboretum. Whether you seek a quiet hike in the woods or an active family day... more Owner description: Only 25 miles west of Chicago, there's something for everyone in all four seasons at The Morton Arboretum. Whether you seek a quiet hike in the woods or an active family day out, The Morton Arboretum offers a wide variety of fun activities, events, tours, and classes for all ages and interests. Here you'll find an oasis of 16 miles of hiking trails and nine miles of paved roads, perfect for hiking, running, biking or just exploring. From a guided tour on an open-air tram, to the award-winning Children's Garden and Maze Garden, to outdoor summer concerts, to lunch in The Ginkgo Room restaurant overlooking Meadow Lake, the Arboretum is a unique place to explore, discover, escape, and connect with trees and nature. less
Attraction type: Gardens; Parks
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First Division Museum at Cantigny
First Division Museum at Cantigny(Wheaton)
Museum with interactive exhibits on the trenches of WWI, the beaches of WWII and the rice paddies of Vietnam.
Attraction type: Military Museums
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Chama Gaucha
Chama Gaucha
Ranked #1 of 147 Restaurants in Downers Grove
Price: $31 - $50
Cuisines: Steakhouse
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Parkers' Restaurant & Bar
Parkers' Restaurant & Bar
Ranked #2 of 147 Restaurants in Downers Grove
Price: $31 - $40
Cuisines: Seafood, Steakhouse, Contemporary, Healthy
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Portillo's
Portillo's
Ranked #3 of 147 Restaurants in Downers Grove
Cuisines: American, Italian
Dining options: Late Night
The Baked Apple Breakfast Company
The Baked Apple Breakfast Company
Ranked #4 of 147 Restaurants in Downers Grove
Cuisines: American
Egg Harbor Cafe
Egg Harbor Cafe
Ranked #5 of 147 Restaurants in Downers Grove
Price: $10 - $20
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Nearby recommended accommodations:

BEST WESTERN PLUS Oakbrook Inn
2.5 of 5
BEST WESTERN PLUS Oakbrook Inn
$78 - $132
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Westmont
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Hampton Inn Chicago/Westchester (Oak Brook)
2.5 of 5
Hampton Inn Chicago/Westchester (Oak Brook)
$88 - $139
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Westchester
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Hampton Inn & Suites Addison
2.5 of 5
Hampton Inn & Suites Addison
$88 - $137
Ranked #1 of 4 Hotels in Addison
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Doubletree Suites by Hilton Hotel & Conference Center Chicago / Downers Grove
3.5 of 5
Doubletree Suites by Hilton Hotel & Conference Center Chicago / Downers Grove
$97 - $198
Ranked #1 of 7 Hotels in Downers Grove
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Chicago Marriott Suites Downers Grove
3.5 of 5
Chicago Marriott Suites Downers Grove
$97 - $228
Ranked #2 of 7 Hotels in Downers Grove
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Holiday Inn Express Chicago Downers Grove
2.5 of 5
Holiday Inn Express Chicago Downers Grove
$74 - $132
Ranked #3 of 7 Hotels in Downers Grove
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Westin Lombard Yorktown Center
4.5 of 5
Westin Lombard Yorktown Center
$122 - $274
Ranked #2 of 10 Hotels in Lombard
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The Hyatt Lodge at McDonald's Campus
4.0 of 5
The Hyatt Lodge at McDonald's Campus
$151 - $195
Ranked #2 of 7 Hotels in Oak Brook
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Le Meridien Chicago - Oakbrook Center
4.0 of 5
Le Meridien Chicago - Oakbrook Center
$102 - $241
Ranked #5 of 7 Hotels in Oak Brook
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