The best parks near our apartments in Wheaton.

Discover Nearby Parks Within a 5-Minute Drive of Our Wheaton Apartments

Luxury living at our Wheaton Apartments doesn’t end with our heated, resort-style swimming pool, an on-premises yoga studio, fenced-in dog park, bocce ball court, and a cozy fire pit lounge area—though they are certainly highlights. For those times you’re inclined to venture into nature or seek out a refreshing green oasis, a plethora of splendid parks await you just moments away. Particularly, the Wheaton Park District is proud to offer 829 acres of expansive parks, swimming pools, and open spaces for everyone to enjoy. Below are some top parks conveniently located near Wheaton 121 for your exploratory pleasure.


Memorial Park

A brisk walk under 10 minutes (or a swift 3-minute drive) from our Wheaton residences takes you to Memorial Park. Spanning 2.5 acres, the park is a haven for picnics, casual relaxation, or active play, featuring tennis courts, petanque terrain, and an exceptional live music venue. “Following a comprehensive renovation, Memorial Park now houses a top-tier bandshell and Veterans Memorial, creating a focal point for outdoor activities and events within Wheaton’s historic green space,” according to the park’s webpage. Discover more about the upcoming events and amenities at Memorial Park on its official website.


Adams Park

Even nearer to Wheaton 121 is Adams Park, located merely a quarter mile from your doorstep. It’s the perfect place for a tranquil stroll along beautifully maintained paths, surrounding yourself with lush greenery and a picturesque fountain, or taking a moment to unwind on a secluded bench. Whether you’re diving into a good book or absorbing the calm sounds of the outdoors, your time here is sure to be rejuvenating. Visit the Adams Park website for more details.


Central Park

Positioned less than half a mile from our Wheaton residences, Central Park truly has something for everyone. This 18.8-acre park is equipped with an open play area, lit tennis courts, baseball fields, and even offers ice skating in the winter months, along with ample fountains and restrooms for convenience during your adventure-packed or relaxed visits. Bring a picnic blanket for a serene nap under the sun or a joyous family gathering! Discover all that Central Park has to offer on its web page.


Northside Park

A mere 6-minute drive from your home leads you to one of the area’s most stunning landscapes, Northside Park. This vast, nearly 70-acre park offers an array of sports and recreational facilities including basketball courts, baseball and soccer fields, a playground, aquatic center, ice rink, and even a sledding hill, alongside a War Memorial, picnic shelter, and a scenic pond. To learn more, visit the Northside Park webpage.


Hoffman Park

Just a 5-minute drive from our residences brings you to Hoffman Park, an idyllic spot for enjoying the day outdoors, whether it’s with your kids or just for some fresh air. Less than 8 acres of lush greenery awaits, complete with a tot play area, playground, soccer and baseball fields, plus a pond/wetland area. Essentials like drinking fountains and parking are readily accessible. More details are available on the Hoffman Park website.


Glen Ellyn Manor Park

The outdoor excitement continues at Glen Ellyn Manor Park. Visitors can relax in a playground area fitted with swings, explore an open play area, meander through a naturally wooded area with a trail, and utilize picnic tables for a leisurely day. Do keep in mind, restroom facilities are not available. For further information, check out the Glen Ellyn Manor Park Glen Ellyn Manor Park.


While the comforts and amenities of our Wheaton apartments might make you want to stay in, the allure of the nearby parks and green spaces is undeniable. Visit us at Wheaton 121 today and discover your new home base for adventure and relaxation alike.

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