Explore Local History and Culture at The McCormick House

Winding Staircase at Cantigny Park

The Chicagoland area is rich in local history. From museums and art exhibits to historic taverns, the chance to explore history is everywhere! One local point of interest is the McCormick House. Here, you’ll learn about the McCormick family as well as a thing or two about the newspaper they made famous.   Visit the […]

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Upcoming Events at the McAninch Arts Center

girl in long gown performing on stage

An easy drive from Brookdale on the Park is a destination that offers the most diverse programming in the area: The McAninch Arts Center! Fresh from its 35 million dollar renovation, this beautiful complex is dedicated to giving the residents of west suburban Chicago continued access to the arts. Since opening in 1981, the center […]

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Explore Three Historic Structures at the Lombard Historical Society

old carriage house

If you enjoy learning about a time gone by, then don’t miss visiting the┬áLombard Historical Society. It’s known for maintaining three historic structures, and the staff states that “as stewards of Lombard’s heritage, we will make the past meaningful in order to impact our community’s present and future.” The buildings include: Sheldon Peck Homestead Built […]

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