- Our list of the best things to do in Niles, Illinois, features the top 759 nearby activities — including 300 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Niles, 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 19 things to do within the city of Niles, IL , followed by 740 popular activities in nearby cities, including Chicago, Oak Park, Evanston, Skokie, Glenview, Lombard, West Chicago, Wheaton, Schaumburg, Des Plaines, Highland Park, Buffalo Grove, Arlington Heights, Glen Ellyn, Downers Grove, Wilmette, Elmhurst, Elk Grove Village, Mundelein, Northbrook, Palatine, Hoffman Estates, Libertyville, Waukegan, Park Ridge, Woodridge, Mount Prospect, Bloomingdale, Wheeling, Naperville, Bartlett, Carol Stream, Addison, Cicero, Barrington, Berwyn, Oak Brook, Vernon Hills, Oak Lawn, Elgin, Lincolnshire, Lisle, Gurnee, Rosemont, Carpentersville, Grayslake, Forest Park, Streamwood, St. Charles, Kankakee, Great Lakes and Bolingbrook
100% 5 votes
1776 Walters Avenue, Northbrook, IL 60062 MoreLess Info
Located in the Northfield Inn, Northbrook Historical Society and History Museum has a top floor that is a recreation of an 1890s Shermerville home with period furnishings and artifacts. The museum contains the Schinleber photograph collection among other exhibits.
52% 46 votes
6445 W North Avenue, Oak Park, IL 60302 MoreLess Info
Wonder Works Children's Museum features creative play areas for children birth to age eight. The museum offers an outdoor organic garden and five 'experience zones' for children to explore. They also provide a puppet theater and four imaginary play areas.
The Skokie Lagoons is an assortment of pools and channels covering 894 acres and located just inland of Lake Michigan. Public boat access with an assortment of fishing is available along with picnic areas and hiking trails.
Artist Judith Joseph, of the Judith Joseph Studio creates an array of art in her Northbrook space. The artist works in various mediums suck as calligraphy, glass and silk and can create custom pieces for special occasions.
95% 873 votes
951 Chicago Avenue, Oak Park, IL 60304 MoreLess Info
Frank Lloyd Wright Home & Studio served as a home for the architect in his first 20 years of activity. It is included in the National register of Historic Places and is considered a national landmark.
100% 3 votes
1331 Shermer Rd, Shermer Rd & Walters Avenue, Northbrook, IL 60062 MoreLess Info
Opened in the 1940s, Village Green showcases 10 acres of walkways, green gardens, and playgrounds. Picnic areas are featured as well as a full baseball diamond, and views of local businesses and passing trains are available.
72% 75 votes
200 Randhurst Village Drive, Mount Prospect, IL 60056 MoreLess Info
AMC Randhurst 12 is a 12 screen movie theater that features stadium seating and airs mainstream and independent films. The theater also features MacGuffins Bar and Lounge and is available to host parties and special events.
Formerly known as North Park, Taylor Park features a varied array of attractions, including six tennis courts, a soccer field, and playgrounds with equipment for toddlers and older kids. The park also has picnic areas that can be reserved.