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Mayslake Peabody Estate


Mayslake Peabody Estate is at 1717 31st St. in Oak Brook. It's on the south side of 31st Street 0.25 mile west of Route 83.


Mayslake Hall is open Monday –Friday Noon – 3 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. It is closed Sundays and select holidays.

The surrounding Mayslake Forest Preserve and the off-leash dog area are open daily from one hour after sunrise until one hour after sunset.

General Info

Dogs are not allowed inside Mayslake Hall. They are allowed in the surrounding forest preserve but must be on leashes under 10 feet long. Alcohol is prohibited. Read our complete rules and regulations.

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Mayslake Hall

In 1919 Francis Stuyvesant Peabody commissioned renowned Chicago architect Benjamin Marshall to design the Tudor Revival-style mansion known today as Mayslake Hall. The style reaches back to England’s Tudor period as a revival of the timber-frame buildings popular at the time.

Today, Mayslake Hall, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is a thriving community space, where people connect to nature and one another through art, history, and cultural programs offered throughout the year.

To schedule an hour-long private tour for your group of  15 – 50 people, call 630-206-9588

If you would like to host an event at the hall, call us at 630-206-9569 to discuss your plans.

Portiuncula Chapel

The Portiuncula Chapel is a replica of the original in Assisi, Italy, which is named for the “little portion” of land where St. Francis of Assisi received his call to serve the poor. The front features a colorful stone mosaic.

After Peabody’s death, his family commissioned the Franciscans to build the chapel as a memorial to the late industrialist in 1926. The order moved the chapel to its current location in 1973.

The chapel is available for weddings, baptisms, memorial services, and other special ceremonies. It seats up to 56 people and can accommodate an additional 100 on the surrounding grounds. Those who rent the venue are responsible for officiants, music, and flowers. If you would like to host an event at the chapel, call us at 630-206-9569 to discuss your plans.


Mayslake Programs & Events

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Your generosity supports the Mayslake Hall restoration to meet the U.S. Secretary of the Interior's Standards for Rehabilitation to preserve our shared heritage.


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