Kensington is a part of Pullman, one of Chicago’s seventy-seven official community areas, located on the city’s south side and adjacent to Lake Calumet. Located twelve miles from the Chicago loop, Kensington is primarily a residential district of the city.
Tuley Park sits close to Kensington and, featuring trails and playing fields, this green space is one of the most important recreational areas in the neighbourhood. During spring and summer, the park becomes filled with local wildflowers, attracting flower lovers from across the area.
Dan Ryan Woods is a popular woodland area of over 200 acres in Kensington. With playing fields, miles of trails and an extremely popular sledding hill, the woods sit at the heart of cultural and familial life in Kensington.
Throughout the area, Floom’s Kensington flower delivery covers the entire area.