9 days in Chicago's North Shore Itinerary

9 days in Chicago's North Shore Itinerary

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Skokie ©
Skokie is a village in Cook County, Illinois, United States. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Halim Time & Glass Museum and Skokie Northshore Sculpture Park. Museum-lovers will appreciate The American Toby Jug Museum and Evanston History Center. There's still lots to do: look for gifts at Adagio Teas, experience rural life at Historic Wagner Farm, sample the tasty concoctions at Sketchbook Brewing Co., and walk around Dawes Park.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Skokie day trip website.

Durham to Skokie is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Durham to Skokie due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Durham in September; daily highs in Skokie reach 77°F and lows reach 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Wheeling.

Things to do in Skokie

Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Evanston, Gillson Park, Historic Wagner Farm
Find places to stay Sep 12 — 15:
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Skokie Northshore Sculpture Park ©
Skokie Northshore Sculpture Park
Halim Time & Glass Museum ©
Halim Time & Glass Museum
Adagio Teas ©
Adagio Teas


Wheeling ©
Wheeling is a city in Ohio and Marshall counties in the U.S. Explore hidden gems such as Oglebay Mansion Museum and Wheeling Park. Wheeling Artisan Center and The Children's Museum of the Ohio Valley will appeal to museum buffs. There's much more to do: look for gifts at Good Mansion Wines, don't miss a visit to Stifel Fine Arts Center, examine the collection at B&O Building, and stroll around Heritage Port Park & Sculpture Garden.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Wheeling trip itinerary maker.

Explore your travel options from Skokie to Wheeling with the Route module. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Skokie to Wheeling due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in September, and nighttime lows around 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Wheeling

Museums · Parks · Trails
Find places to stay Sep 15 — 20:
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Oglebay Mansion Museum ©
Oglebay Mansion Museum
Wheeling Artisan Center ©
Wheeling Artisan Center
Good Mansion Wines ©
Good Mansion Wines