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Baha'i House of Worship

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100 Linden Ave, At Sheridan Rd., Wilmette, IL 60091-2879
+1 847-853-2300
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Incredibly Beautiful

This temple of worship is so incredibly beautiful and the grounds are amazing and so peaceful with... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2017
Worth seeing even if you are not a Baha'i

- check out the Visitors Reception Centre lower level area for two interesting but short films and... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2017
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A special mix of quartz and white cement was developed for the intricate ornamentation on the nine-sided, domed structure.
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100 Linden Ave, At Sheridan Rd., Wilmette, IL 60091-2879
+1 847-853-2300
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Reviewed August 26, 2017

This temple of worship is so incredibly beautiful and the grounds are amazing and so peaceful with reflecting pools and gorgeous plantings. I had never heard of this faith until friends took us here but the tenet of unity is something that we can all...More

Thank exotictravel
Reviewed August 22, 2017

- check out the Visitors Reception Centre lower level area for two interesting but short films and a history of the construction of the temple.

Thank Bobberts
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

I visited this place more than 5 times. It is such lick an engineering surprise The place is highly recommended for meditation and relaxation The staff are very kind and nice It is religious place

Thank Hassan A
Reviewed August 10, 2017

We went to this house of worship upon the suggestion or our hotel staff. This was definitely worth the trip. It is free to visit and you are able to go inside the structure as well. As is often the case with religious structures, photography...More

Thank Denise D
Reviewed August 5, 2017

This house of worship is one of the less ornate ones, but it is still absolutely worth a visit if you're in the area - the stonework is quite a sight. The visitor center has some very good informational content about the history of the...More

Thank MeAsNeptune
Reviewed July 28, 2017

Took our young grandkids. They didn't appreciate having to be quiet not did they understand the beauty. But my wife and I wanted to re-visit. Beautiful concrete building and grounds. Well signed to explain the background. Only 8 such places in the world and this...More

Thank veratom
Reviewed July 26, 2017

An exceptional place to visit. Spent close to two hours in a peaceful and beautiful atmosphere. The gardens are colorful and the architecture uplifting. The staff is fantastic and helpful. Enjoyed thoroughly!

Thank Kentuckywoman1
Reviewed July 11, 2017

The temple is in a beautiful part of the bay area , all was beautiful , gardens buildings and energy , spent 1 hr walking around , truely memorable experience

Thank Maxi2005
Reviewed July 10, 2017

We viewed this beautiful sanctuary and the beautiful gardens surrounding this House of Worship. What an asset to this community. Absolutely stunning.

Thank Dick N
Reviewed July 9, 2017

the interior is disappointing as is their obsession to try to lure you in into their belief! great building

Thank Jurgen B
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October 1, 2017|
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Response from Diane P | Reviewed this property |
Utilize a rental car, cab or the train.
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May 31, 2017|
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Response from EmilianoZM | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can easily park in the street