- Our list of the best things to do in Vernon Hills, Illinois, features the top 620 nearby activities — including 241 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
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204 Ottawa Street, Joliet, IL 60432 MoreLess Info
The Joliet Area Historical Museum is meant to show the heritage of this city. Besides the galleries in which the visitor is introduced to local history, in here can also be found a Lunar Lander Simulator, life size models and interactive temporary exhibits.
Mojoes is an entertainment complex and bar dedicated to providing entertainment along with a comfortable hangout venue. Mojoes showcases a variety of live musical performances and has rooms available for private event hosting.
100% 3 votes
215 N Chicago Street, Joliet, IL 60432 MoreLess Info
An old-fashioned arcade devoted to preserving and celebrating the game of pinball, the Chicago Street Pinball Arcade features a wide array of pinball and classic arcade machines. Visitors can also reserve the venue for parties.
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1902 Havenhill Drive, Plainfield, IL 60586 MoreLess Info
Owned and operated by taxidermist and artist Thomas M. Stepanek, Tom's Wildlife Art and Taxidermy offers taxidermy services for hunting and fishing trophies of all kinds. The company also tans hides and makes rugs.
Opened for public tours and for different private meetings, the Rialto Square Theatre is the guest of well known musicians, such as Weird Al Yankovic, stand-up comedians and musical plays. It is one of the 150 great places in Illinois according to the American Institute of Architects.
80% 20 votes
15 E Van Buren Street, Joliet, IL 60432 MoreLess Info
The Rialto Square Theatre & Office Complex is a live performance venue that has hosted musical productions, Broadway plays, and comedy shows. The venue is available to rent for weddings or private parties.
The 19-theater Ridge Cinemas offers first-run films in both standard and 3D format. All theaters offer stadium seating while new, state-of-the art seats allow audiences to feel as if they are part of the action.
A 75-acre facility, Valley View Park offers a range of activities including archery, a baseball diamond, basketball court, disc golf, horseshoe court, cross-country skiing and sledding. The park is also home to the New Berlin Soap Box Derby track.
Silver Cross Field, home to the Joliet Slammers, is more than a clean, affordable park to enjoy a game with the family. The park features picnic patios, movie night specials, and year-round event accommodations.