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Oak Park Visitors Center

1010 Lake St, Oak Park, IL 60301-1147
+1 888-625-7275
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The place to start out in Oak Park!

Cecilia and Jane were very helpful in guiding us to places to see and good restaurants. In... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jean L
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Miami, Florida
Friendly and oh so helpful!

We dropped in unannounced and met three lovely ladies and could have stayed longer but we were... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2017
StephenR744
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Jersey, United Kingdom
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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1010 Lake St, Oak Park, IL 60301-1147
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+1 888-625-7275
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cecilia and Jane were very helpful in guiding us to places to see and good restaurants. In addition, there is lovely merchandise and some great bargains in their shop. Highly recommend a stop here.

Thank Jean L
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We dropped in unannounced and met three lovely ladies and could have stayed longer but we were anxious to get on and see the Frank Lloyd Wright houses, we were greeted with cheery smiles and loads of information and clear helpful directions. A must if...More

Thank StephenR744
Holly H, Manager at Oak Park Visitors Center, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

I was one of those ladies!!! Thank you for the really nice review. We are a happy when you are happy. Hope you loved seeing all the amazing architecture!

Reviewed 12 April 2017

Choose from a number of tours led by knowledgable volunteers. We did the three hour tour around Oak Park which included Wright's house and studio. Mark was our guide and was fantastic! In fact, the entire staff was great. Book early as tours fill up!

Thank dianad860
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I walked in here recently and was pleasantly surprised by the amount of interesting "stuff. From Hemingway books to Frank Lloyd Wright books and objects that follow his work you can find something here to remind you or your visit to Oak Park.

Thank jerry h
Reviewed 6 March 2017

As stated above,one must see this center full of knowledge and helpful advice. It's full of knowledgeable people.

Thank patriciaelizabeth217
Reviewed 14 February 2017

It was my first visit to Oak Park, to see my daughter who has just moved there. We had one day to spend together to see the sights and hear the sounds. We knew vaguely what we wanted to do and were interested in. The...More

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

If you're a lover of history, architecture, and the arts, I highly recommend you stop by. As an Oak Park resident and Chicago enthusiast, I stop in frequently to purchase gifts and postcards for my non-Illinois family/friends. Postcards are reasonably priced and some include "Did...More

Thank Victoria T
Holly H, Manager at Oak Park Visitors Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2017

What a lovely review, Thank you! We love to promote our local artists. Guests find that when they purchase a unique & one-of-a-kind souvenir it makes their trip that much more special. Thank you for thinking about us when shopping for out of town friends...More

Reviewed 24 September 2016

As visitors from the UK, we called in initially on 23rd September to get our bearings regarding the local Frank Lloyd Wright and Ernest Hemmingway sights. Having been advised that the place we had parked our son's vehicle was a potential tow zone, my husband...More

Thank Nicky S
Holly H, Manager at Oak Park Visitors Center, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2016

I remember! CeCe and I (Holly) really enjoyed talking to you and your husband. We encourage everyone to stop in and "take a seat" because our newly remodeled Visitor Center has a lovely seating area with TV's casting current events and you can stop and...More

Reviewed 13 September 2016

We stopped in during multiple visits. They are such a welcoming center to ask questions, get suggestions and even sit for a bit. My last stop in was April 2016. The lady there was most interested in talking with us. Asking where we were from...More

Thank 123rosie2016
Holly H, Manager at Oak Park Visitors Center, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2016

I would like to thank you for the lovely review. I hope you visited our new location with our wonderful sitting area to relax and plan your next move. We sincerely hope you enjoyed your time in Oak Park and we hope to see you...More

Reviewed 6 July 2016

The place is nice and colorful. The attendants are very knowledgeable, friendly and helpful. It is worth the visit.

Thank GrandeSanJuan
Holly H, Manager at Oak Park Visitors Center, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2016

We strive to give you the best experience possible since there is so much to enjoy here....

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