Welcome to Glen Ellyn
Glen Ellyn, Illinois - Tree lined streets and homes in a variety of architectural styles, Glen Ellyn
is a delightful village to put down roots. This community offers a superb suburban location combined with plenty of recreational activities and a pleasant mix of shopping and dining experiences.
Downtown Glen Ellyn is host to an lovely assortment of boutiques and restaurants. Popular among residents is the annual Taste of Glen Ellyn, where attendees can sample all the culinary options Glen Ellyn has to offer. Neighbors can gather to mix and mingle and enjoy all the camaraderie of its village. The French market is open weekly from May through October where visitors can enjoy a variety of goods in this open-air market which encourages socializing and support of local businesses.
Outdoor enthusiasts will appreciate the nearly 30 public parks Glen Ellyn provides. In addition, residents can visit the Illinois Prairie Path and explore over 60 miles of nature trails. Still need more? Take a trip to the Willowbrook Wildlife Preserve or stop by the Village Links Golf Course for a round with friends or neighbors.
Students attend Glen Ellyn School District 41, Community Consolidated School District 89 and Glenbard Township High School District 87. Glen Ellyn is also the location of the main campus of College of DuPage.
Easy access to major highways and the Metra Union Pacific running through town, Glen Ellyn is easily accessible to anyplace you need to go!