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Lyons overview

Lyons is a budget-friendly place distinct for its riverfront and known for its zoo and shops. You're sure to find the coffee and dining options to your liking. Learn about local heritage at popular landmarks in the area like Willis Tower and John Hancock Center. Popular sights like University of Illinois Chicago and Skydeck Ledge won't disappoint. A family- and business-friendly area, Lyons also has something for everyone.

Where to stay in Lyons

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Lyons has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Lyons with Hotels.com by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all Lyons hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Lyons hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to Lyons

Fly in to Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), 4.4 mi (7.2 km) from downtown Lyons. Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) is the next closest major airport, 12 mi (19.4 km) away.

What to see around Lyons

Known for its zoo, the area has sights especially popular with families like:
  • • Brookfield Zoo
  • • Childrens Museum of Oak Lawn
  • • Harpo Studios
  • • Skydeck Ledge
  • • John G. Shedd Aquarium
It's notable for its riverfront, wildlife, and top spots for nature lovers that include:
  • • Park District of La Grange
  • • Euclid Square Park
  • • Mills Park
  • • Stevenson Park
  • • Creekside Park
Below are some favorite shopping areas to find that perfect souvenir—or simply browse:
  • • Chicago Ridge Shopping Mall
  • • Oakbrook Center Mall
  • • Maxwell Street Market
  • • Yorktown Shopping Center
  • • Six Corners
Some popular places in the area include:
  • • University of Illinois Chicago
  • • Willis Tower
  • • McCormick Place
  • • Art Institute of Chicago
  • • Millennium Park

When to visit Lyons

Curious about when's the best time to visit? Here are the seasonal norms to help with your planning:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • January-March: 53°F day, 18°F night
  • April-June: 84°F day, 36°F night
  • July-September: 85°F day, 51°F night
  • October-December: 69°F day, 19°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • January-March: 6.77 inches
  • April-June: 11.81 inches
  • July-September: 11.30 inches
  • October-December: 9.21 inches