The Phillips Park Zoo Celebrates the Native Animals of North America

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Nestled in nearby Aurora is the Phillips Park Zoo, a lively, year-round destination. The zoo first opened in 1915 when it was originally home to exotic animals. In its modern form, it celebrates the wild and wonderful animals native to North America. Admission is free, and it makes a great day trip from The Woodlands […]

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Strike! The 3 Best Bowling Lanes Near Crest Hill

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Bowling is America’s number one participatory sport and a popular pastime for friends and family. Play, observe, or just cheer on your friends at these affordable bowling lanes near Crest Hill and The Woodlands of Crest Hill Apartments. Crest Hill Lanes: In the Heart of The Action Spend an afternoon bowling in a friendly and […]

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Explore a New World at the Herbert F. Trackman Planetarium

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Just a 15-minute drive from The Woodlands of Crest Hill Apartments you can experience the vistas of outer space at the Herbert F. Trackman Planetarium. Four years ago, the planetarium updated to a powerful new projection system, the Omnistar. This amazing system opens up the whole universe to visitors; anywhere in space can be seen […]

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