Dwyer Park

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856 Elm Street, Winnetka, IL 60093
Elm Street to Oak Street, Birch Street to Dwyer Court

1.24 acres (Neighborhood Park)

  • Acquired: 1941-1959.  Purchased from Winnetka Board of Education District #36 and various families

Dwyer Park is located on the western edge of the Central Business District of Winnetka.  The grassy north half of the site is slightly elevated above the more wooded southern portion of the park.  A popular playground sits in the center of the park, surrounded by benches and picnic tables.  A butterfly garden has been established along Elm Street and a bluestone patio with a children’s sculpture fronts Oak Street.

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