Des Plaines Park District

Central Park

Central Park is located at 1555 E. Thacker Street, just west of River Road.

With lush landscaping, a gazebo, and an arbor, this is a popular park for wedding and prom photos. There are benches in the park for reading and relaxing, and a drinking fountain near the gazebo. During the spring and summer there is a Monarch Waystation garden.

Map and directions.

Administrative & Leisure Center2222 Birch Street • 847-391-5700

Golf Center Des Plaines353 N. River Road • 847-803-GOLF

Lake Park Golf Course & Marina1015 Howard Avenue • 847-391-5730

Mountain View Adventure Center510 E. Algonquin Road • 847-391-5733

Mystic Waters2025 Miner Street • 847-391-5740

Prairie Lakes Aquatic Center515 E. Thacker Street • 847-390-4949

Prairie Lakes Community Center515 E. Thacker Street • 847-391-5711