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Taylor Park

400 W Division St
Oak Park, IL 60302

Details:

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Park Hours: Sunrise to 10pm
Playground Hours: Sunrise to Sunset

Description

Current park amenities include a soccer field, six tennis courts, sledding hill, restrooms and tot lot playground apparatus. Taylor Park also features two picnic areas available for rent. See park map.

History

Acquired in 1914, Taylor Park was originally called “North Park ” but was subsequently named after the first President of the Park Board of Co mmissioners, Henry A. Taylor. Taylor Park was designed by Jens Jensen and still re tains some of Jensen’s original design. The park sits on the edge of a moraine from the remains of what was once glacial Lake Chicago.

Features

Chess Tables

Multipurpose Field

Picnic Area/Shelter

Playground

Restrooms

Sled Hill

Tennis Courts (with Lights)

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