About Us

Founded in 1908, the Wilmette Park District serves the Village of Wilmette, a suburban community located 14 miles north of Chicago.

The Wilmette Park District is the guardian of over 300 acres of parks and open land including Gillson Park and Beaches; Keay Nature Center; Community Playfields, Mallinckrodt Park and a portion of the Green Bay Bike Trail. Five facilities including the Lakeview Center; Centennial Recreation Complex; the Community Recreation Center; the Wilmette Golf Club and the Mallinckrodt Center house Park District programs and activities. Neighborhood parks can be found in 15 additional locations throughout the village. 

A wide range of recreation programming encompasses children and adults from newborn to seniors.

Wilmette Park District Administrative Offices

1200 Wilmette Avenue
Wilmette, Il 60091
General Info 847-256-6100
Fax 847-256-7908
Registration Fax 847-256-0739

Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Monday through Friday.
After 5 p.m., weekdays and on weekends our telephone system provides an automated attendant giving direct access to our facilities.

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