Chicago offers a thrumming urban environment while also maintaining a domestic charm that attracts families who are looking to plant their roots in the Midwestern Region. The apartments for rent in Kenwood are surrounded by a variety of local businesses and bustling thoroughfares, yet amid the city environment there are scenic parks as well as the expansive Lake Michigan to the east.
The neighborhood surrounding the apartments in Kenwood is steeped in art and culture. Right on South Cornell Avenue, there's the Hyde Park Art Center, which has rotating expositions in a variety of media that range from installations to sculptures to paintings. The Center also displays works from up-and-coming artists who attend the Windy City's private and public schools. If you are children have creative inclinations, then you can sign them up for one of the summer art programs that the Center hosts. The city is also home to a variety of great museums waiting to be explored, such as the Art Institute of Chicago as well as the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago.
You and your family will have ample opportunity to enjoy the seasonable Midwestern climes of your new hometown with the vast array of parks that are in close proximity to the Kenwood apartments for rent. These include grassy areas with baseball diamonds like Kenwood Park as well as lake side terrain like the Harold Washington Park where you can go for scenic evening constitutionals. Nicholas Park has a long walking path, lined with trees and grass - the ideal spot to escape the hustle and bustle of the city and unwind after a long week of work.
To grab a bite to eat, you can stop into one of the neighborhood's restaurants. Pizza Capri is the ideal place to pick up a pie for the family. For delicious comfort food, there's Cafe 53, or you can indulge in some sushi at the Sitdown Cafe. To enjoy a meal in the comfort of your own kitchen, the Hyde Park Produce Market is within walking distance of the Kenwood apartments.
After you've finished moving, you may be ready to pamper yourself and relax. There's no better spot to seek some serenity than the Japanese Spa Zen or the Bettye O Day Spa, both of which are on East 53rd Street.
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