Culture & Recreation

Riverside is a unique and beautiful community to visit and explore, and welcomes any who wish to appreciate and explore its preserved heritage and architecture.


National Historic Landmark


The Village is designated as a National Historic Landmark (NHL) because it was designed by the Father of Landscape Architecture, Fredrick Law Olmsted, and features magnificent architecture designed by famous architects like Frank Lloyd Wright, William Le Baron Jenney and others. 
Village of Riverside Tower and town streets

Rural Setting


This walkable community provides an ideal setting to relax and enjoy the tranquility of a rural setting in the middle of the Chicago region.