Cantigny Park

1S151 Winfield Rd. • Wheaton, IL 60187


The McCormick Foundation invites you to explore the natural beauty, rich history and exciting experiences of Cantigny Park in Wheaton.

Once the home of Chicago Tribune publisher and editor Colonel Robert R. McCormick, this unique 500-acre park truly has something for everyone.

Stroll through Cantigny Gardens, a horticultural masterpiece showcasing trees, shrubs and herbaceous plants that thrive in Midwest growing conditions. The variety, color and creative presentations will delight all of your senses.

Learn about the Cantigny estate and the remarkable legacy of its benefactor with a visit to the Robert R. McCormick Museum. Then tour the renowned First Division Museum, where the proud history of the Army's "Big Red One" comes to life.

Cantigny also is home to one of the finest public golf courses in Chicagoland. Facilities include 27 scenic holes, plus the Cantigny Golf Academy and Cantigny Youth Links, a 9-hole course just for kids. Special events, concerts, workshops and other opportunities for recreation and learning are offered at Cantigny throughout the year. Find out more at

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