Ridgeland is near a diverse collection of Chicago’s attractions. Two destinations that should be on every visitor’s to-do list is the fabulous Ernest Hemingway Museum and House and the ever-popular Unity Temple. Two more worthwhile attractions you’ll find within a short distance of Ridgeland are the Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio and the Madison Street Theatre.
Chicago’s city center is full of fascinating sights, like Willis Tower and McCormick Place. Before heading back to Ridgeland, it’s worth checking out Millennium Park and Hancock Tower.
To really understand Chicago, head to one of its fabulous cultural destinations. Find the treasures kept in some of the fascinating galleries and collections such as the Cernan Earth and Space Center in River Grove.
There are many picturesque outdoor attractions here as well so don’t miss the nearby green spaces. When the weather’s fine, pay a visit to the Garfield Park Conservatory and Hanson Park, a place where visitors can breathe in the fresh air.
Get to know the local sporting passions in Ridgeland by catching a game at United Center, the home turf of the Chicago Bulls and the Chicago Blackhawks. Even if you don’t like sports, you can still enjoy the impressive interior of the stadium during one of the many musical spectacles staged here.
When it’s time to slow down after discovering the charming streets of Ridgeland, check in to one of the area’s numerous bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. Check out the rooms and rates at the Carleton of Oak Park, the Write Inn Hotel, Oak Park, or the Bishops Hall, Oak Park.