- TripBuzz found 685 things to do with kids in or near Lisle, Illinois, including 677 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Chicago, Glenview, Skokie and Oak Park.
- From Sea Lion Aquatic Park to Golden Gun Laser Tag, the Lisle area offers 109 different types of family activities, including: Bowling, Laser Tag, Playgrounds and Water Parks.
- Part of the Greater Chicago Metropolitan Area, Lisle has been recognized by Money Magazine as one of the best places to live. Along with commuters to Chicago, the city is also home to several corporate offices including that of Navistar, a truck part manufacturer. Additionally, Benedictine University makes its home in Lisle along with extension campuses for both Northwood University and National Louis University.
Constructed with a classical interior design, the Paramount Theater is a cinema that offers visitors the opportunity to view the newest film releases. The theater is fully digital and offers options for 3-D and matinee movies.
Kankee Railroad Museum portrays the history of the railroads, starting from the days of its revolutionary inception to the yesteryear diesel engines. Both adults and kids can have a very interesting time during their visit.
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165 N. Indiana, Kankakee, IL 60901 MoreLess Info
The French Heritage Museum at the Stone Barn, as the name suggests, is a historical museum housed within a large, well maintained stone barn. Attractions include exhibits on the French heritage of northeastern Illinois and guided tours.
While it is a relatively small zoo, Summerfield Farm and Zoo has a wide variety of animals ranging from domestic to exotic, many of which are rescues. The zoo allows visitors an up-close experience with many of the animals.
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197 S East Avenue, Kankakee, IL 60901 MoreLess Info
Kankakee Model Railroad Club & Museum displays pieces that exhibit Kankakee's railroading history, including three different model train layouts of varying scale. They also have restored train cars such as a trolley, caboose, and a 1947 Pullman coach.
Founded in 1906, the Kankakee County Historical Society is one of the oldest historical societies in Illinois. It contains historical displays, provides education, and hosts events. The professionally designed support facilities include climate-controlled collection storage areas, and an archival library.
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213 W 4000S Road, Kankakee, IL 60901 MoreLess Info
At Kankakee County Speedway, visitors can see dirt track racing for free in the grandstands on Friday and Saturday nights. The speedway also hosts swap meets for stock cars, go-karts, and ATVs.
Good for a corporate event, school field trip, or date night, the Kankakee Valley Theater features a variety of shows to suit many tastes. The theater holds local auditions, hosts a play festival, and operates a camp in the summer.