Elizabeth Cheney Mansion

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<p>This beautiful building in Oak Park's Historic District was designed by Charles E. White Jr., a student of Frank Lloyd Wright.</p>
<p>After it was completed in the early 1900s, the 12,000 square-foot home changed hands between prominent local families and was eventually inherited by Elizabeth Cheney, the niece of Mary Hooker Dole.</p> <p>Cheney deeded the building and surrounding grounds to the Park District of Oak Park in 1975 — and lived there until her death in 1985.</p> <p>Today, the mansion hosts programs like cooking classes for kids and adults. It's also available to rent for weddings and other private soirees.</p>
220 N Euclid Ave, Oak Park, IL 60302
(708) 383-2612
  • Fax: 708-383-6485
  • Hours: Inquire with facility managers to schedule tours and rentals
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