Explore the Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art

An amethyst geode like those that can be seen at the Lizzadro Museum

Just sixteen minutes from City View at the Highlands is a one-of-a-kind attraction that shares the eternal beauty of gemstones while promoting the study of earth science. We’re talking about the Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art and it’s collection spans the centuries. The Beginning  John Lizzadro immigrated to the United States from Italy in the early […]

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Don’t Miss the Orchid Show at the Chicago Botanic Garden

Orchid plant at a botanic garden

Nestled in nearby Glencoe is a place of ever-changing beauty—especially the colorful orchid show. We’re talking about the Chicago Botanic Garden, featuring 27 spectacular gardens over 385 acres.  The garden is especially well-known for its Orchid Show. This year, the fun takes place from February 8th through March 22nd. The theme highlights these tropical flowers […]

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