Things To Do In Calumet City, Illinois

Are you undecided about your next dream vacation? Calumet City makes a good fodder for wanderlust. With so many spots to be visited, many destinations not to be missed, and many fun experiences to take pleasure in, Calumet City secures a top spot on the travel bucket list of anyone visiting Illinois. Starting with the world-class museums, most of which are absolutely free, the city is widely known for its buzzing market, beautiful parks, stunning churches, captivating cemeteries and phenomenal viewpoints to name a few.

For those visiting the city for a limited time period, here’s a list of all the fun things you can either see or do in Calumet City, where we recently started helping clients :

Enjoy the Exhibitions at the Museum of Science and Industry

Museum of Science and Industry is a great destination for family vacations, particularly for those looking for funs things they could do with their kids. Regarded as one of the largest science museums in the world, the museum is home for over 35, 000 artifacts and 14 acres of practical scientific exhibitions that are appealing to both the eye and learning mind.

Fun Time Square

Billed as Mecca for family activities, the amusement park boasts a ton of fun activities for kids and adults alike. In quick highlight, the park packs go-karts, bumper boats, mini-golf, rides for kids, batting cages and a painting field. That’s without mentioning the after-tour snack shop fitted with picnic tables that comes covered with umbrella for family relaxation and snacking.

Think Crestwood’s Hollywood Park. Much like it, the destination spots a play land for kids below the age of 10. In addition to all that, this recreation facility features antique restaurant indoors and an upward of 100 arcade games.

Burnham Park

Burnham Park is located at the Chicago’s Lakefront, at the southern side of Grant Park. One of the reasons visitors flock this tourist spot is to enjoy the tranquil sceneries along the six miles walking path around the park. The path runs in a tapered strip past McCormick Place and Soldier Field, south of the 56th street.

The park is also home for quite a good number of beaches—all of which are located at the 31st street, 12th street, Oakwood, and the 57th Street, concrete skate park, bird sanctuaries, boat pond, and stupendous natural sceneries.

Odyssey Fun World

There’s no better spot to have fun than at Odyssey Fun World around Calumet City, IL. Here, your options are not limited as to the amount of fun both you and your family can have. Starting with Zip Line—the place you explore to conquer your fear and train your vocal cord, to one of the most unique speed boats unlikely to be seen anywhere else, you have the option to race on a hydro-racer at the Raceway Island or try out the boats at the Snake Water Island.

Get Entertained at Haunted Trails

Nothing but 5 acres of fun for both kids and adults; where each member of your family is guaranteed to find a fun activity specifically suited for them. First in line are the go-karts. Get your motor running on the Raceway Trails as your heart races amid the twists and turns of the racing course. Kids aren’t forgotten. The Speedway Go-Karts are what any kid below the age of 10 needs for a lifetime memorable lifetime. Here, your kids can test their racing experience on a kid-size racing track, with a crowd cheering as they head towards the finishing line.