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Close to downtown Chicago, Chicago’s North Shore features Northwestern University, Chicago Botanic Garden, Ravinia, the only Baha'i House of Worship in the Western Hemisphere, the Illinois Holocaust Museum, the North Shore Center for Performing Arts, the Charles Gates Dawes House, the Block Museum of Art, Historic Wagner Farm, Kohl Children’s Museum, many equity theater companies as well as unique galleries and museums and of course, the beaches and lakefront paths that hug the shores of Lake Michigan.

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100 Linden Ave.
Wilmette, IL 60091
(847) 853-2300
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The Baha'i House of Worship in Wilmette stands as a symbol of unity. It is a sacred space for all people to commune with God. The House of Worship is open daily to all for contemplation, personal prayer and meditation. The building's white walls...
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Northwestern University
Evanston, IL 60208
(847) 491-4000
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The Block is a dynamic, imaginative, and innovative teaching and learning resource for Northwestern and its surrounding communities, featuring a global exhibition program that crosses time periods and cultures and serves as a springboard for tho...
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225 Greenwood St.
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 475-3410
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The magnificent chateauesque mansion of former U.S. Vice-President Charles Gates Dawes is located adjacent to Lake Michigan. This National Historic Landmark has been faithfully restored to its 1920s origins and enhanced with exhibits focusing on...
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1000 Lake Cook Rd.
Glencoe, IL 60022
(847) 835-5440
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Climb a waterfall garden, discover hidden rooms inside an English Walled Garden, cross bridges spanning sparkling lakes, a Japanese Garden and discover a garden with trains chugging across bridges and trestles. There’s 385 acres and 27 gardens o...
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1730 Chicago Ave.
Evanston , IL 60201
(847) 328-7500
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The historic home of one of the most prominent social reformers in the 19th century America. Willard rallied support for temperance as well as many important reform movements including woman’s suffrage, woman’s economic and religious rights, pri...
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2600 Sheridan Rd.
Evanston , IL 60201
(847) 328-6961
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Built on the shores of Lake Michigan by the United States Government in 1873 as the lead lighthouse marking the approach to Chicago after several shipwrecks demonstrated its need. In 1999, Grosse Point Lighthouse was designated a National Histo...
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1421 Milwaukee Ave.
Glenview, IL 60025
(847) 299-6096
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The Grove offers 145 acres of nature preserve with trails to walk through woodland, prairie and natural wetlands. Visitors will enjoy the Interpretive Center filled with exhibits of native animals. Learn about the local history of The Kennicott ...
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9603 Woods Dr.
Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 967-4800
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Recognized as the third largest Holocaust Museum in the world, and designed by renowned Chicago architect Stanley Tigerman, this world-class museum offers memorable experiences that are not to be missed. Dedicated to teaching the universal lesso...
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2100 Patriot Blvd.
Glenview, IL 60026
(847) 832-6600
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Offering hands-on, interactive exhibits designed exclusively for children. Learning is fun and interesting here. A visit to a grocery store, a veterinarian's office as well as a day care inhabited by dolls allow children to participate in adult ...
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9501 Skokie Blvd.
Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 673-6300
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The North Shore Center is a dynamic two-theater complex which operates as part of the Village of Skokie’s plan to provide cultural, literary and educational programs to benefit the citizens of Skokie and Chicago’s North Shore. The facility featu...
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633 Clark St.
Evanston, IL 60208
(847) 491-3741
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A Big Ten school and one of the leading universities in the U.S. Its Evanston campus is on the shores of beautiful Lake Michigan. Founded in 1851, this renowned educational institution is rich in stunning architecture. More than 150 historically...
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200 Ravinia Park Rd.
Highland Park, IL 60035
(847) 266-5100
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As the oldest outdoor music festival in the United States, this venue offers a series of outdoor concerts and performances held every summer from June to September. It is the summer home of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and attracts world class...
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McCormick Boulevard between Touhy & Dempster Street
Skokie, IL 60076
(847) 679-4265
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A collaboration of public and private advocates turned an eyesore into this beautiful park that runs for two miles from Dempster Street to Touhy Avenue in Skokie and displays more than 60 sculptures by artists of local, national and internationa...