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Baha'i House of Worship

100 Linden Ave, At Sheridan Rd., Wilmette, IL 60091-2879
+1 847-853-2300
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They believe that Jesus Christ, Mohammad,and all the rest of the great ones were just prophets and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Peter B
One grand and Serene place

We went their during the Labor day weekend, and the parking place was full. But finally we found a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kansas City, Missouri
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A special mix of quartz and white cement was developed for the intricate ornamentation on the nine-sided, domed structure.
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  • Average2%
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100 Linden Ave, At Sheridan Rd., Wilmette, IL 60091-2879
+1 847-853-2300
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They believe that Jesus Christ, Mohammad,and all the rest of the great ones were just prophets and that the 2nd coming hasn't happened. Nice ecelctic church bassed on Peace and Love. I like it.

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went their during the Labor day weekend, and the parking place was full. But finally we found a convenient place on the street, and enjoyed the leisurely visit. The building is an architectural jewel, the house of worship is a serene place for quiet...More

Thank Previa1994
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had picked the perfect day for our visit, despite all the professional camera's. The day was sunny with clear skies giving a beautiful backdrop for the Temple. The gardens were well manicured and the whole place was peaceful. We found the movie very informative...More

1  Thank John A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the most beautiful houses of worship I've seen. The temple structure is fantastic. The surrounding gardens are nice. There is no admission fee to tour the temple and the grounds. There's a video in the visitors center that tells the story of the...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in on a Friday and were surprised to see how many people were there. We lucked out and a member of the church was giving a brief overview of the Baha'i and their beliefs. Everyone we encountered was friendly and were there to...More

Thank travelchiks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This temple of worship is so incredibly beautiful and the grounds are amazing and so peaceful with reflecting pools and gorgeous plantings. I had never heard of this faith until friends took us here but the tenet of unity is something that we can all...More

Thank exotictravel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

- check out the Visitors Reception Centre lower level area for two interesting but short films and a history of the construction of the temple.

Thank Bobberts
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I visited this place more than 5 times. It is such lick an engineering surprise The place is highly recommended for meditation and relaxation The staff are very kind and nice It is religious place

Thank Hassan A
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We went to this house of worship upon the suggestion or our hotel staff. This was definitely worth the trip. It is free to visit and you are able to go inside the structure as well. As is often the case with religious structures, photography...More

Thank Denise D
Reviewed 5 August 2017

This house of worship is one of the less ornate ones, but it is still absolutely worth a visit if you're in the area - the stonework is quite a sight. The visitor center has some very good informational content about the history of the...More

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Arundhatee T
31 May 2017|
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Response from EmilianoZM | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can easily park in the street
2 August 2016|
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Response from Mll300 | Reviewed this property |
Go at 10:00 am. That is when the visitor center opens. They show an informational film which is worth watching to get the sense of their beliefs.