Lombard is a popular place to visit in Chicago as some of the city’s main attractions are nearby. Two sights that should be at the top of every visitor’s to-do list is the fascinating Lilacia Park and the ever-popular Yorktown Shopping Center. Two other interesting attractions within a short distance of Lombard are the Drury Lane Theater and the Oakbrook Center Mall.
Chicago’s city center is home to Willis Tower and McCormick Place. If you’re still looking for things to do, it’s worth investigating Millennium Park and Hancock Tower before returning to Lombard.
Do try to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a unique vacation destination. Visit some of the remarkable museums including the Dupage County Historical Museum in Wheaton and the Billy Graham Center Museum.
There are a number of natural gifts here as well, so don’t miss the nearby green spaces. Have a break in one of the local parks and gardens, which include Morton Arboretum in Lisle and the Ty Warner Park in Westmont. To see the local wilderness head out to the York Woods County Forest Preserve in Oak Brook.
When it’s time to scratch that golf itch, head to the Oak Brook Golf Course in Oak Brook. Grab your clubs and tee off.
At the end of a long day exploring the delights of Lombard, stay the night in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, check out the amenities at the Stay Inn Lombard, the DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago - Oak Brook, and the Red Roof Inn Chicago - Downers Grove.