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Northbrook is a city in Illinois.

Get in[edit]

By car[edit]

Northbrook station at night

It is fairly simple to get to Northbrook as it can be accessed by many major roads. Northbrook is about a 20-minute drive from O'Hare International Airport. Ubers and taxis are easy to catch

By train[edit]

The Milwaukee District/North Line passes through Northbrook and stops at Northbrook station.

By bus[edit]

Bus services are also easy to access in Northbrook, and they can provide a way to get in, and around the city.

Get around[edit]

Getting around in Northbrook is very easy by car, as the entire city is connected by roads. Public transit is available as well.


A river and lake at the garden


  • 1 Chicago Botanic Garden, 1000 Lake Cook Rd, Glencoe, 60022, +1 847 835-5440. 8AM-5PM. Spectacular topiaries, plants and flowers. It also has a cafe. The garden has several greenhouses, allowing for fun all year round. $25 per car, Senior discount is $10. Chicago Botanic Garden (Q2919730) on Wikidata Chicago Botanic Garden on Wikipedia


  • 1 Kohl Children's Museum, 2100 Patriot Blvd, 60026, +1 847 832 6600, fax: +1 847 724-6469, . M 9:30AM-noon, Tu-Sa 9:30AM-5:00PM, Sun noon-5PM. Member-only hours: M-Sa 9AM-9:30AM. TA fun and engaging place for children to explore science, business, and other life skills in a fun and creative way. There are numerous activities for children, and a cafe. Adults may not enjoy this attraction unless accompanied by an adult. Adults and children: $12 | , seniors (55+) $11 | infants: free | Membership: Starting at $100 p/y. Kohl Children's Museum (Q6426019) on Wikidata Kohl Children's Museum on Wikipedia
  • 2 Naval Air Station Glenview Museum, 2040 Lehigh Avenue, +1 847-657-0000. Sa 10AM-5OM, Su noon-5PM. The military facility has a museum that aims to preserve its history, with lots of aircraft on display, as well as tours. Free. Naval Air Station Glenview (Q3015150) on Wikidata Naval Air Station Glenview on Wikipedia


There are plenty of attractions and things to do in Nortbrook.


  • Northbrook Court, 1515 Lake Cook Road, 60062, +1-847-498-8161. Daily 10AM-9PM. A mid-sized indoor mall with lots of shops and restaurants. It offers clothing stores, and several department stores. Free.
  • The Glen Town Center (The Glen), 2030 Tower Dr, Glenview, IL 60026, +1 847 724-2025. 10AM-9PM, Sun 12PM-6PM.





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Routes through Northbrook
MilwaukeeDeerfield  W I-94.svg E  NorthfieldChicago
END  N I-294.svg S  GlenviewGary
MilwaukeeHighland Park  N US 41.svg S  NorthfieldChicago
Fox LakeDeerfield  NW Metra Milwaukee District North icon.png SE  GlenviewChicago

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