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Naperville Historic District

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Really Nice Shopping/Restaurant/Bar District!

We arrived right before the sun went down and the holiday lights made the area glow; it was really... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kevin S
Saint Charles, Missouri

The old historic downtown Naperville has a little bit of everything you could ask for. From quaint... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Doug D
Naperville, Illinois
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All reviews we enjoyed walking downtown area north central college the river walk great place to stroll shops and restaurants homes chicago nichols library dine riverwalk sights parks residents settlement summer
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived right before the sun went down and the holiday lights made the area glow; it was really pretty. The district is maintained very well and the shops are really nice. We live in St. Charles, MO and our historic area (Main Street) could...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 6 November 2018

The old historic downtown Naperville has a little bit of everything you could ask for. From quaint shops to a huge book store and as far as eating and drinking, it has cuisines from every continent. Their are small quiet bistros to upscale dining establishments...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Doug D
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Lovely area to stroll, shop at interesting local and national shops, eat at a great variety of restaurants and soak in Naperville. If you are familiar with Kansas City think of the Country Club Plaza and Westport rolled into one.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mfjayhawk
Reviewed 16 September 2018

The buildings have been thoughtfully restored. It makes downtown Naperville an architecturally cohesive and eye appealing district. The downtown Naperville/historic shopping/dining/entertainment area has a distinct urban, chic, younger set appeal. Many downtown historic areas have surrendered to shopping malls. Not Naperville. I think people will...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 978less
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Naperville, a Western suburb of Chicago, believe it or not, is the second largest city in the State of Illinois in terms of population. Rockford and Peoria used to be larger. The city strives to be a traditional small town when it comes to downtown...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

In the early '70s the city of Naperville decided to provide all parking free of charge, specifically to encourage the vitality of the downtown core. There is now additional capacity in the multi-story unit across from the Hotel Indigo, and also in the City Hall...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank ExBritSeattle
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Great area of town to visit. I suggest taking a stroll on the river walk, Then wander over to Naperville Settlement. You might enjoy a paddleboat ride at the base of rotary hill. I would then suggest lunch, there are many choices. Quigley's Irish Pub...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank dale b
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Nice area to walk and shop in the older part of town. Good area with good food available and nice shops. Parking can be a bit of a challenge.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank oldmanpoly
Reviewed 27 June 2018

I'm not much of a shopper (wife is!), but I enjoyed seeing the lovely old buildings in the area that have been restored and preserved for current shops and restaurants. Parking can be a challenge, but you will find some in either the public lots...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank msirani
Reviewed 24 April 2018

We visit as often as we can because it's a gorgeous town to visit with lots to do and see. Great Restaurants too.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Jean A
14 May 2016|
Response from miller227 | Reviewed this property |
By train, you would take the Metra BNSF line from Union Station. Express trains take about 35 mminutes, local trains take about 70 minutes. Schedules are available on line. Be sure you purchase your ticket in the station... More