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Baha'i House of Worship

100 Linden Ave, At Sheridan Rd., Wilmette, IL 60091-2879
+1 847-853-2300
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As the skyscrapers of the city gradually fall away while traveling north, this magnificent... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Matthew P
Chicago, Illinois
extremely beautiful

I see the pictures online which is extremely beautiful, gorgeous, however, it's a rainy day when we... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
United States
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A special mix of quartz and white cement was developed for the intricate ornamentation on the nine-sided, domed structure.
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100 Linden Ave, At Sheridan Rd., Wilmette, IL 60091-2879
+1 847-853-2300
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Reviewed 4 days ago

As the skyscrapers of the city gradually fall away while traveling north, this magnificent structure peacefully punctuates the blue expanse of the sky. Approaching it by car is a fascinating voyage, brought to fruition only by getting and and walking among its pristine steps to...More

Thank Matthew P
Reviewed 5 days ago

I see the pictures online which is extremely beautiful, gorgeous, however, it's a rainy day when we go there, yet the beautiful still beautiful, it would be perfect if the weather is good, you can take a picture with good looking, no need to be...More

Thank ELKW
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its history is interesting. The founder of this world religion approached Theodore Roosevelt, Kaiser Wilhelm of German and many other world leaders for funds. The building and gardens are one of a kind and the setting next to Lake Michigan is superb. There are films,...More

Thank Ray S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Please try to visit this beautiful construction. We went on a sunny day and the experience was wonderful.

Thank LindaJ161
Reviewed 1 week ago

An absolute blessing of a space in this otherwise very troubled and distant world. Kudos to this bastion of peace, where folks practice actually what they preach. Exemplary on all fronts.

Thank Childofthesoftgrass
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Known also by its Persian title as "Dawning-Place of the Mention of God", this gift to the greater community is the place to simply escape life's distraction. Unlike large, older churches in the US and Europe, they respect the sacred nature of your private space...More

Thank SteveLicata
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friends saw some scenic pictures of the outside and we decided to check it out. The main hall itself is very simply a dome with many pews. The grounds outside are very well kept. It would be beautiful for wedding pictures. The guide we...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I take visitors from out of town here -- it adds nice variety to the usual tourist places. The architecture is interesting, and the museum they have is informative.

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a wonderful attraction that leaves one in awe of the inside and outside architectural structure. It is also informative of what the Baha'i faith is about. This is a great place for anyone who wants to learn and enjoys beauty.

Thank Barbiedollstar
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I had visited the Baha'i temple years ago on my first visit to Chicago and wanted to see it again so we made the trek from downtown to the Wilmette/Evanston area to see it. It's one of only a few official places of worship in...More

Thank ARodriguezP
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Response from Cristina S | Reviewed this property |
I believe Uber would Be a good option.
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31 May 2017|
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Response from EmilianoZM | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can easily park in the street