Barrington Hills Tourism

Barrington Hills is a village located about 40 miles (64 km) northwest of Chicago in the U.S. state of Illinois. It straddles approximately 29 square miles (75 km2) over four counties, Cook, Kane, Lake, and McHenry. The population was 4,209 at the 2010 census. The Village of Barrington Hills was incorporated in 1957. The suburban village is included in the greater Barrington area. Some affluent residents live on large estates and commute to downtown Chicago. A minimum 5-acre (2.0 ha) zoning restriction has been in effect on new construction since 1963, but the existence of equestrian farms antedates the village by decades. Farming and horse raising are allowed. Barrington Hills includes farms and estates such as Hill 'N Dale Farms, owned by Richard L. Duchossois, former owner of the Arlington Park racetrack, and the Bank Note Farm. The identification of the area with horses carries over to the names Broncos and Colts for school teams.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Barrington Hills in United States. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Barrington Hills like a local. The nearest major city to Barrington Hills is Chicago. Take a short trip from Barrington Hills and set some time aside to explore the Chicago. Dotted with places like The Art Institute Of Chicago, Millennium Park, Cloud Gate; it will definitely be a good idea. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Barrington Hills.

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