Top 10 Must-See
Groups will experience and enjoy a little something for everyone in DuPage County all year long. Make it an overnight, a long weekend or extend the stay even longer to enjoy the unique must-see sites in the area.
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1. The Morton Arboretum
Breathtaking 1700-acres garden of trees, woodlands, wetlands and prairies where groups can experience the joy of the ever-changing seasons 365 days a year.
2. Cantigny Park
A 500-acre estate showcasing the historic Robert McCormick Mansion, First Division Museum and impeccable Gardens.
3. Dell Rhea’s Chicken Basket
A Historic Route 66 fixture featuring fried-chicken dinners, house-made pizza and a salad bar in a world-famous Route 66 diner.
4. Lizzadro Museum
Experience an extraordinary and one-of-a-kind collection of dazzling gemstones, jade, hand-stone carvings, rocks and minerals from around the world. This is a must-see museum.
5. Lynfred Winery
Enjoy wine tastings at the oldest continually operating winery in Illinois.
6. National Shrine and Museum of St. Therese
A rich treasury of relics and memorabilia of St. Therese featuring the largest wooden religious carving in North America.
7. North American Pizza & Culinary Academy
Groups can learn how to make pizza in this 2nd official pizza school in the U.S. Currently there are only 20 pizza schools worldwide.
8. Lombard Historical Society
Experience historic pioneer and middle-class living by touring the 1839 Sheldon Peck Homestead, the 1882 Victorian Cottage and the Carriage House.
9. Billy Graham Center Museum
Learn about the highlights of Billy Graham’s life, legacy and ministry.
10. Holiday Lights and Events
Holiday Magic at Brookfield Zoo, Illumination: Tree Lights at The Morton Arboretum and more to dazzle the senses and ring in the Holiday season!