- Our list of the best things to do in West Chicago, Illinois, features the top 720 nearby activities — including 276 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- West Chicago, 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 24 things to do within the city of West Chicago, IL , followed by 696 popular activities in nearby cities, including Aurora, Oak Park, Naperville, Lombard, Glenview, St. Charles, Wheaton, Schaumburg, Des Plaines, Niles, Elgin, Buffalo Grove, Geneva, Downers Grove, Arlington Heights, Glen Ellyn, Elk Grove Village, Plainfield, Elmhurst, Palatine, Hoffman Estates, Park Ridge, Lockport, Woodridge, Mount Prospect, Wheeling, Bolingbrook, Bloomingdale, Barrington, Oswego, Bartlett, Batavia, Carol Stream, Cicero, Berwyn, Addison, Algonquin, Oak Brook, Romeoville, Lisle, Huntley, Yorkville, Crystal Lake, Carpentersville, Joliet, Rosemont, Northbrook, Forest Park, Streamwood, Lincolnshire, Skokie, Lake In The Hills, Orland Park and Oak Lawn
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.
93% 40 votes
9603 Woods Drive, Skokie, IL 60077 MoreLess Info
Providing educational tours, Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center has a variety of artifacts for visitors to see, including letters and photographs. The museum has a Hall of Reflection with candles and the names of the victims.
86% 7 votes
4866 Dempster Street, Skokie, IL 60077 MoreLess Info
Paintball Explosion Retail Store is a paintball supply shop that features an array of guns, paintballs, gear, apparel, and accessories. The staff is very knowledgeable about the sport, as most are referees.
Somme Prairie Nature Preserve is a 90 acre nature preserve populated by savanna, prairie, woodland, and ephemeral ponds. The preserve is a natural habitat to hundreds of rare plant and animal species. Guided tours are available on request.
Comprised of four outdoor pools, the Meadowhill Aquatic Center features a diving area with three diving boards of varying heights, a lap pool, a water playground for kids, and a pool with body slides and tube slides.
Oak Lawn Baseball is an outdoor baseball and softball league that hosts boys travel baseball games and girls travel softball games. The league also offers free clinics for girls and boys who are enrolled in the league.
Humboldt Park features a variety of gardens and walking paths for guests who are interested in a nature-heavy setting. Visitors of the site can also take advantage of a small pond that is deep enough for swimming.