Founded in 1873, historic Hinsdale is one of the Western Suburb’s most prestigious communities. Gently rolling lawns and quiet streets are bordered by oak, maple and elm trees. Downtown Hinsdale is a charming destination that offers fashionable boutiques and plentiful dining options that range from casual to upscale. In addition to several local plazas and the central business district offers charming shops and small businesses. Hinsdale Schools include Hinsdale Central and Hinsdale South High Schools, a middle school and five public elementary schools. The Village is home to parks that span over 120 acres and include tennis courts, a swimming pool and playgrounds. Cross-country skiing, swimming, archery and horseback riding are among the offerings.