• Overview

    This 500-acre park offers vast display gardens, picnic grounds, the First Division Museum, and a top-ranked 27-hole public golf course. The property is the former home of Robert R. McCormick, long-time editor and publisher of the Chicago Tribune. His landmark former home, McCormick House, is available for civic gatherings and private receptions. Throughout the year, Cantigny Park stages a wide variety of programs and events, such as festivals, garden tours, lectures, concerts and workshops. The Visitors Center features a theater, gift shop, meeting rooms, and Le Jardin, a full-service banquet facility. 

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  • Amenities
    Accommodations
    Attractions
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    Distances
    General
    Motorcoach/Group Tours
    Professional Services
    Sports and Recreation
    COVID-19 Procedures
    General
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    • Food Type: American
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    General
    • Miles From O'Hare Airport: 20
    • Miles From Midway Airport: 35
    • Miles From DuPage Airport: 5
    • Miles To Metra Station: 2
    General
    • Map Code: F-6
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    • Green Certification Designation: International Audubon
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    • Hours of Operation: seasonal, check website
    General
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    • Minimum # of People for Group Tour: 10
    • Maximum # of People for Group Tour: 100
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    • Other Professional Service Description: Full-time Golf Outings Coordinator
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    Dining
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  • Meeting Facilities
    Facility Info
    • Largest Room 2300
    • Total Sq. Ft. 3500
    • Reception Capacity 250
    • Theatre Capacity 100
    • Auditorium Seating Available
    • Available for Private Events
    • Meeting/Banquet/Exhibit Space Available?
    • Hard Wired Internet Access - Meeting Rooms
    • Wireless Internet Access - Meeting Rooms
    • Maximum # of Guests for Private Events 250
    • On-Site AV
    • Provide On-Site Catering
    • Auditorium Seating Capacity 100
    • Conference Seating Capacity 80
    • Banquet Space
    • Private Dining Space Available
    • Total Exhibit Space Sq. Ft. 0
    • Video Conferencing
    • Webcasting
    • Banquet Capacity 250
    • Number of Rooms 3
    • Classroom Capacity 25
  • Events

    History Hike

    • Location: Cantigny Park
    • Recurring weekly on Thursday until September 29, 2022

    Alebrijes: Creatures of a Dream World

    Headlines from History

    • Location: Cantigny Park
    • Dates vary between September 29, 2022 - November 16, 2022

    Cantigny Fall Fest

    Lunch & Learn Series

    • Location: VIRTUAL
    • Dates vary between April 21, 2022 - October 20, 2022

    Cantigny 5K Run/Walk

    Mistletoe Market

    • Presented By: Cantigny Park
    • Location: Cantigny Park Visitors Center
    • November 17, 2022