Downers Grove is located about seven miles east of Naperville and about 20 miles west of Chicago, with mass transit available to both cities. Because of its ideal location and easy access to the Metra, Downers Grove is a popular village – for residents and visitors alike. Because of its proximity to both Naperville and Chicago, Downers Grove has become a shopping and dining destination. The village offers a wide variety of events and festivals, is home to the historic Tivoli Theatre, and has a wide selection of distinctive boutiques.
While Downers Grove has one of the best downtowns in the area, it is also home to one of the area’s top school systems, more than 600 acres of park space, and a rich history with several historic sites. In addition to the Tivoli Theatre, historic sites include the Main Street Train Station, Downers Grove Park District Golf Course, Lincoln Center, and the Pierce Downer Well. With its exciting festivals and events, historic locations, terrific shops, great location, and top-rated restaurants, you’ll love living in your new Downers Grove apartment.