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Des Plaines /dᵻsˈpleɪnz/ is a city in Cook County, Illinois, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 58,364. It is a suburb of Chicago and is next to O'Hare International Airport. The Des Plaines River runs through the city, just east of its downtown area. Des Plaines is the home of the first franchised McDonald's opened by Ray Kroc in 1955, which is preserved as a museum on Lee Street, north of downtown.


Des Plaines in United States awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Des Plaines. A gripping city on its own right, Chicago also deserves a visit. Take a short trip from Des Plaines 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. Popular vacation packages of Des Plaines are of 1-2 days.

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