When settlers first inhabited Forest Park in 1856, its boundaries included parts of Oak Park and River Forest. The Village was officially incorporated in 1907. Forest Park has a rich history and many original cobblestone streets can still be found throughout the Village. An eclectic mix of locally owned chic boutiques and specialty shops define the shopping scene in Forest Park. The village is served by School District 91 and offers four grammar schools and one middle school. Students attend Proviso East High School or Proviso Mathematics and Science Academy. The Park District of Forest Park boasts an Aquatic Center that includes two water slides, a volleyball court and a childrens water area.
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