- Our list of the best things to do in Elmhurst, Illinois, features the top 887 nearby activities — including 346 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Elmhurst, IL has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Amusement, Entertainment & Shows, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 17 things to do within the city of Elmhurst, IL , followed by 870 popular activities in nearby cities, including Chicago, Oak Park, Aurora, Evanston, Skokie, West Chicago, Glenview, Naperville, Lombard, Wheaton, St. Charles, Schaumburg, Des Plaines, Highland Park, Niles, Buffalo Grove, Geneva, Tinley Park, Downers Grove, Arlington Heights, Glen Ellyn, Elk Grove Village, Wilmette, Elgin, Palatine, Northbrook, Hoffman Estates, Park Ridge, Plainfield, Lockport, Mount Prospect, Woodridge, Wheeling, Orland Park, Bolingbrook, Bloomingdale, Barrington, Addison, Cicero, Batavia, Bartlett, Carol Stream, Berwyn, Oak Lawn, Oak Brook, Romeoville, Vernon Hills, Lincolnshire, Lisle, Oswego, Carpentersville, Forest Park, Mundelein, Rosemont, Streamwood, Algonquin, Kankakee and Oak Forest
60% 78 votes
1103 S Main Street, Lombard, IL 60148 MoreLess Info
An amusement complex and party place, the Enchanted Castle Restaurant & Entertainment Complex features several attractions and activities. The facility has go karts, laser tag, bumper cars, a catapult ride, and a large arcade, and serves food and beverages.
Enchanted Castle is an amusement park with a variety of activities like laser tag, go-karts, bumper cars, mini-golf and bowling and many other attractions. There is also an arcade and refreshments including alcohol for adults.
Open only on nights during the Halloween season, Disturbia Screams in the Park is a haunted house that aims to terrify, and may be too scary for small children. Occupants of the haunted rooms include clowns and cannibal hillbillies.
Built during the Gilded Age (1870 to 1900), the Mayslake Peabody Mansion is an estate that is located in the Mayslake Forest Preserve in Oak Brook, Illinois. The large residence was the former home of coal baron, Francis Stuyvesant Peabody.
75% 4 votes
Mayslake Peabody Estate Forest Preserve, 1717 W 31st Street, Oak Brook, IL 60523 MoreLess Info
Located on the grounds of the historic Mayslake Peabody Estate, the First Folio Theatre is surrounded by preserved forest. Its resident theater company presents a variety of dramatic productions from different genres.
A movie theater with IMAX, AMC Yorktown 18 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers stadium seating, reclining chairs, reserved seats, a full bar and an AMC Red Kitchen with ordering via tablet.
45% 44 votes
80 Yorktown Shopping Ctr, Lombard, IL 60148 MoreLess Info
Utilizing IMAX and RealD 3D technology, AMC Yorktown Premium Cinema shows the latest independent and blockbuster films in its stadium style amphitheaters. The auditoriums feature cushioned chairs with a folding lap table for visitors to enjoy food on.
Four Seasons Park offers a wide range of recreational activities including baseball, softball, basketball and sand volleyball courts. There is also a large pond for fishing as well as playgrounds, picnic areas and walking paths.