- 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.
Located in Zion, Illinois, the Illinois Beach State Park features camping, hiking, kayaking, cycling and boating. The park stretches for approximately 6.5 miles along Lake Michigan. The campground features 241 Class-A premium sites, each with electrical and shower access.
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698 Stratford Drive East, P.O. Box 311, Bourbonnais, IL 60914 MoreLess Info
Bourbonnais Grove Historical Society is dedicated to preserving local history and is headquartered at the George R. Letourneau Home Museum & Adrien M. Richard Heritage Preserve. Today, patrons can tour the Letourneau home which contains many artifacts from Bourbonnais' past.
On the grounds of Olivet Nazarene University, Strickler Planetarium provides space-themed programs and shows ranging from Sesame Street to a fictional star ship adventure. There is also a star talk that includes basic information on star spotting.
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459 N Kennedy Drive, Bourbonnais, IL 60914 MoreLess Info
Perry Farm Park Exploration Station is a children's museum that features a variety of hands-on exhibits. The station is a part of Perry Farm Park which features hiking trails, recreational fields, and a playground.
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2590 Southlake Mall Drive, Merrillville, IN 46410 MoreLess Info
Offering RealD 3D technology, AMC Showplace Hobart 12 shows the latest indie and blockbuster films in its auditoriums. Its concession stand offers standard movie snacks like popcorn, in addition to chicken tenders and fruit flavored sodas.
West Beach, Indiana Dunes is a beach-side park featuring three looping walking trails. Visitors to the beach can swim (with lifeguards on duty in the summer,) go hiking or bird watching on one of the trails, or go fishing.
Affiliated with Olivet Nazarene University, Kresge Auditorium is a campus fixture. The auditorium hosts a wide variety of events, including plays, musical and dance performances, lectures, classes, and other attractions.
Featuring the collection of Paul Aken, The Platen Press is a museum devoted to printing and bookbinding history. The museum features machines and equipment related to hot metal casting and letter pressing, as well as other aspects of printing.
The Zion Leisure Center is a park and recreation center that hosts a variety of programs and special events. Guests can swim, golf, use the fitness center, or participate in after school or preschool programs.