Less than 11 miles from the Comfort Suites Lombard - Addison
Cantigny Park, located in Wheaton, IL, was opened in 1989 and icludes the "Best New Public Course in America" by Golf Digest. Over 500 acres large, the park offers a variety of activites other than golf. It includes a 27-hole golf course, a picnic grove, a playground, hiking paths, restaurants, a gift shop, and two large gardens.
The park was the former estate of Colonel McCormick, originally called Red Oaks. When he returned from World War I he renamed it Cantigny Park after the Battle of Cantigny. In 1955, he donated the park to McCormick Foundation when he died and ordered it to be transformed into a park opened to the public.
Since it opened, Cantigny Park has seen over 350,000 visitors a year. The park holds all types of events throughout the year, including: concerts, festivals, lectures, workshops, school field trips, banquets, and weddings. The clubhouse features a golf shop, three restaurants, locker rooms with showers, and private meeting rooms.
They have a great Sunday brunch with an omelet station and waffle station. Cantigny also has a Golf Academy with professional teachers to bring your golf up to par. The golf academy has a variety of programs for youths and adults. It also is capable of holding your next company's event. Cantigny also offers club fitting, club building, and repairs.
Cantigny offers memberships for one to two years for adults and seniors. All year round members can enjoy festivals, concerts, golf, dinning, etc. Membership benefits include: free parking, free subscription to Cantigny's publication, free event guide, 10% discount at Cantigny Gift Shop & Cantigny Golf Shop, one-time 10%-off coupon redeemable at Le Jardin, Bertie’s and Fareways Grill, and a free thank you gift. The park also offers a Cantigny plus membership that has even more benefits listed above.
Conveniently located in Wheaton, Illinois, the park is less than 11 miles away from the Comfort Suites Lombard - Addison Hotel in Lombard, Illinois and is the perfect accomodation to stay at while visiting Cantigny!
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