One of the famous places in Illinois, located northwest of Chicago is the region of Schaumburg. It is called as a major center for industries and culture. Now it is a busy place where you can get everything from large shopping centers to restaurants and lots more. It is a hub for nature trails, parks, galleries, museums and sports arena. One can find the farmer’s market, vibrant festivals, performing arts centers, and what not.
Here are some of the best places to visit in Schaumburg.
The renowned shopping zone in America is the Woodfield Mall. It is the hub for fashion, food, lifestyle stores including dining and entertainment arena. It is the 11th largest mall in the US that has over 300 stores.
International Sculpture Park
This is the only place in whole of America that boasts architecture and design museum consisting of 20 acres of greenery. The sculptures are creatively placed to get well blended with the natural surroundings of the park and its natural habitat.
FireZone is a nice place for kids that has kid-friendly area and is also great for adults. This place is a fabulous choice for arranging parties, fun activities, and children can enjoy things such as sliding down a fire pole, playing and exploring fire trucks. This place is dedicated to teach fire safety tips and fire related information to both adults and kids- a very interactive and useful place to visit with families.
Remember Legoland? The awesomely fun place for children aged 3 to 10. The Discovery Centre has all the kid sized attractions and to gain admission inside you need to bring a child. With two interactive rides and a 4D cinema this place is not to be missed. You can take a tour of the LEGO factory and also relax in the LEGOLAND cafe with your friends grabbing a tasty snacks.
If you are a sports person then a visit to this baseball stadium is a must. This stadium can accommodate 7365 spectators and has a flow of 900 more fans for the allotted green space.
Spread across 135 acres, this valley is a beautiful haven that has nature at its center, hiking trails, replica farm of 1880s and also a log cabin. The charm of this place is ideal for a peaceful getaway. Visitors can plunge in the natural history, library and observation tower.
Best Time to Visit Schaumburg
Schaumburg is mostly warm and sunny. The summertime is breezy and humid. Thunderstorms are frequent during the hot months with heavy downpour sometimes. The springtime is a good time to visit. You may try visiting in summer if you do not mind hot and humid weather.
Schaumburg is a fine place to enjoy some quality time with friends, family or with your loved partner. Enjoy authentic dining experience and indulge in fun activities. From Bison Bluff Nature Playground to the Olympic Park and the Trickster Gallery, one can never get bored in Schaumburg.