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Two Days in Aurora

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Aurora is a beautiful travel destination with top attractions, exquisite architecture, scintillating nightlife and delicious food. If you have just a day in hand to spend in Aurora, make the most out of it by following our "24 hours in Aurora" guide. So buckle up to explore this charming city. Browse below the itinerary to help you plan on how to spend a resourceful day in the City of Aurora.

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Breakfast at 8:00 AM

A day well begun will make your entire day fruitful. So start with a wholesome and delicious breakfast at Nikarry’s Restaurant, where you can enjoy traditional American breakfast. Double Yolk Pancake House Restaurant is an alternate joint that serves yummy pancakes.

Nikarry’s Restaurant

1055 N Lake Street, Aurora, Illinois 60506
Phone number (630) 264-1500

Double Yolk Pancake House Restaurant
1555 Butterfield Road, Aurora, Illinois 60502
Phone number (630) 820-9655

History Exploration! Aurora Regional Fire Museum at 9:00 AM

Get acquainted with the fire history and other interesting facts about Aurora. The museum displays several photographs, artifacts, memorabilia & interactive displays and engines. They offer educational programs, group tours and other cool stuffs are also on display, like fire badges, nozzles, helmets, axes, ladders, toy fire engines and fire alarm equipment.

Address: N Brdwy, Aurora, Illinois 60505, US
Phone: 1 630-256-4140
Website: www.auroraregionalfiremuseum.org
Hours: 12 to 4pm on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 10am to 4pm.

Architecture and History! William Tanner House Museum at 11:00 AM

Next up is a visit to The William Tanner House Museum. This is a museum and historic residence that was built in 1857 in Italianate architecture. What you can expect here are -  the changing exhibits at the David L. Pierce Art and History Center, special events like cocktail parties, lectures, shopping in their gift shop. Do stop by the gift shop for historical books, t-shirts, posters and toys.

Address: 305 Cedar Street, Aurora, Illinois 60506, US
Phone: 1 630-897-9029
Website: www.aurorahistory.net

Lunch at Hibachi Grill & Buffet at 1:00PM

Take a lunch break with an authentic Asian/Oriental cuisine at Hitachi Grill & Buffet. Here you can enjoy a standard buffet with an extensive options of sushi and Chinese staples in affordable price.

Address: 900E N. Lake Street, Aurora, IL 60506
Phone: 630.897.7788
Website: www.hibachiaurora.com

Zoo, Water Activities and More! Phillips Park at 2:00 PM

Phillips Park offers wide range of fun things to do. You can first start your adventure with a stop at Phillips Park Zoo, which was established in 1915. The zoo welcomes visitors all year-round with free entry. Guided tours are available here. There is also the Kids Zone, water park with many water activities and ride. A fun family time is a guarantee here.

Address: 1000 Ray Moses Drive, Aurora, Illinois 60505, US
Hours: 9AM–5PM
Phone: 1 630-256-3860
Website: www.phillipsparkaurora.com

Shopping Time! Chicago Premium Outlet at 4:00 PM

The Chicago Premium Outlets is a must go venue while you're in Aurora. This outdoor shopping center not only offer great shopping options, but there are an array of entertainment and dining options available here. This is a huge outlet that is the largest in the Chicago market and is also ranked North America's 9th largest outdoor outlet mall.

Address: 1650 Premium Outlets Boulevard, Aurora, IL 60502
Phone: 630.585.2200
Website: www.premiumoutlets.com/outlet/chicago

Paramount Theater at 6:00 PM

After the retail therapy, relax in the Paramount , which is the city's top venue to host films, plays, concerts, musicals, comedy shows, and other events. catch up a show of your choice and unwind amidst the magnificent decor. Watch performance by notable performers like Air Supply, Frankie Avalon, The Association, The Bacon Brothers, Clint Black and more.

Address: 23 E Galena Boulevard, Aurora, Illinois 60506, US
Hours: 10AM–6PM
Phone: 1 630-896-6666
Website: www.paramountaurora.com

Star Like Experience at Hollywood Casino at 8:00 PM

Take a cab and go to the western suburbs and you will find the sparkling venue - Hollywood Casino, which is one of the premier casinos in the state. This is a perfect venue to mingle with elite crowds and feel like a Hollywood star. Try your lady luck in the huge casino that features table games, live music, slots & poker and several fine dining option.

Address: 1 W New York Street, Aurora, Illinois 60506, US
Phone: 1 800-888-7777
Hours: 8:30AM–4:30AM
Website: www.hollywoodcasinoaurora.com

Few Rounds of Drinks and Dance! Saddle Up Saloon & Dancehall at 11:00 PM

If you love dancing, you ought to stop by Saddle Up Saloon & Dancehall. This is a huge Western-themed venue, where you can enjoy dancing and drinking. Here you can relish their innovative and tasty Tex-Mex menu,  sandwiches and wings.

Address: 4440 W. Ogden Avenue, Aurora, IL 60504
Phone: 630.585.8600
Website: www.saddleupsaloon.org/saddleupsaloon

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