Batavia, ranked 56th in the top 100 "best Small Towns in America" by 2009 CNN Money Magazine; nestled on the banks of the beautiful Fox River, exudes small town charm and appeal. Historically known as the "Windmill City" as well as the "City of Energy" today Batavia presents a unique sense of history and a vibrant visitor experience.
Produces cutting-edge dramas and comedies, as well as family-friendly shows for over 30 years.
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this 1854 Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad depot comes alive with exhibits on rail transportation, windmills and the settlement of Batavia.
Now in its 13th year, this seasonal open air market features local producers with high quality goods.
As the centerpiece of downtown Batavia, the riverwalk extends along the depot pond and Fox River to a north point pavilion, where grand views of the river are available.
Come by and visit the free roaming feather friends.
Site of the world's most powerful particle accelerator. Restored prairie grass areas, historic barns, self-guided tours and a buffalo herd.
Zero-depth sand beach, two islands, youth water slide, drop slide and diving tower with two and four meter platforms.
One in a series of 16, featuring enclosed display panels depicting exciting stories and intriguing graphics.
This mural depicts a historical 1900s scene filled with activity, the mural tells the story of the streetcars that formerly operated along Batavia Avenue. The exceptional work done in painting the mural vividly brings the downtown Batavia streetscape to life with extraordinary detail.
Built in 1875 by the owner of Newton Wagon Works, D.C. Newton, the family filled the house with items collected on European trips. The house served as the Batavia Public Library from 1921 - 1981.
28 studios featuring resident artists.
Antiques and collectibles.
Family restaurant with homemade meals; American and Spanish cuisine.
Open year-round; carries 44 premium flavors and rotate over 150!
The absolute best bang for your buck for both breakfast and lunch. Try the chilequiles, your taste buds will flip out.
A true diner experience. Breakfast served all day, and sandwiches, burgers, fresh pie and salads. The place for comfort foods.
Dinner, cocktail, catering, lunch, carry-out and dine in.
The finest Mexican cuisine in the area.
Gathering place to converse, read, be with friends, relax, or work in the office away from the office. Full espresso bar, fresh-baked muffins, scones, quiche, and more.
Friendly little neighborhood bar and grill in downtown Batavia, near the Fox River.
Contemporary sushi and seafood.
Authentic Thai food and five-star service.
Experience our exotic and authentic Thai cuisine.