Glenview, Illinois, is just a short drive from the excitement of Downtown Chicago. Before heading into the Windy City to see sites like Wrigley Field and Michigan Avenue, visitors should head to The Grove and enjoy the nature preserve or catch a performance at The Oil Lamp Theater. If you are traveling with children, you can entertain them at the Rocket Fizz Soda Pop and Candy Shop or at the Kohl Children's Museum, which features a life-sized railroad car and a water room.
Glenview is a short drive from O'Hare International Airport (ORD) in the northern suburbs of Chicago. Hotels catering to the business or family traveler are located near The Grove. Most people will travel by car or bus in the neighborhood. To get to the city, you may want to use the Chicago "El" train system. If you head to Downtown Chicago, take advantage of the Skydeck at Willis Tower to get an aerial view of the city. For a day trip, Millennium Park and the Shedd Aquarium are favorites for visitors.
Glenview visitors can expect average high temperatures in the mid-40s during winter and average high temperatures in the low 80s during summer. Cuisine options are varied and include Japanese, Greek, Italian and American fare.