Fox Park
fox park playground
624 South Oak Park Avenue , Oak Park, Illinois 60304, United States
AED (Automated External Defibrillator) Baseball & Softball Field Centers/Field House Chess Tables Multipurpose Field Playground Splash Pad Wi-Fi Access

Park: Sunrise to 10:00P
Playground: Sunrise to Sunset
Splash Pad: 9:00A to 7:00P, Memorial Day through September 30

Detailed Information

Fox Park, with its central location, is one of the most popular locales for families in Oak Park. The large multipurpose field and baseball diamond is home to many league sports. The playground and tot-lot with its sand play area is a favorite with the kids ages 2-12. The splash pad, featuring Fox Park’s unofficial mascot, the whale, is the place to cool off on a hot summer day. Fox Center is currently not available for private rentals.

View the virtual tour of Fox Center.

See park map.

AED equipped!


Acquired in 1922, Fox Park is named after William H. Fox, who served on the Park Board of Commissioners from 1919-1925. It includes a recreation center built in 1966. Fox Park playground was renovated in 2009 with new creative play equipment for ages 2-5 and 5-12 years and updated whale splash pad.

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