Lincoln Park offers 1,208 acres of green space with a free zoo open year-round, a nature museum and conservatory. East Lincoln Park is a close walk to the lakefront trail and beaches and in the right spots fabulous views of the skyline "City in a Garden" Historic churches and stately brick row houses nestled within landmark districts,
Lincoln Park remains the Neighborhood by the Lake. Walk to several parks, find a quiet area off the beaten path, or explore the tree-lined residential streets or boutiques, high-end retailers and restaurants on Armitage Avenue. Clark Street offers a bit more casual cafes, fantastic variety of ethnic restaurants and sweet shops. Lincoln Avenue buzzes all night with bars and taverns that cater to the young college crowd from the nearby DePaul University campus. In addition to shopping and dining, Lincoln Park is a diverse arts and entertainment destination as well with a plethora of museums, top theaters and live music clubs to choose from.