Sign up for our newsletter:

Metro Centre: Only in Peoria

Bard Optical

About Bard Optical

ard Optical was founded 75 years ago in Peoria, Illinois by Dr. A. Arthur Bard. In 1981 Diana J. Hall purchased Bard and the company grew from a single office to a noted, woman-owned, national leader in professional eyecare and quality eyewear. Bard Optical has now expanded to 21 locations in Central and Southern Illinois.

Bard Optical is ranked 37 out of the Top 50 National Optical Retailers. Bard Optical takes pride in offering fashionable eyewear with the most up-to-date lens options. Bard also offers several designer collections of sunglasses such as Calvin Klein, Coach, Guess and many more. Our Opticians are trained to work with you as you find your perfect fit. Glasses are becoming one of the most popular accessories for everyone.

Eye health is an essential component to one’s overall quality of life. The doctors at Bard Optical are Licensed Doctors of Optometry and they always provide thorough examinations.


Shop information:
4620 North University #23
Peoria, IL 61614
Phone: 309-692-8222
Shop hours: Monday through Friday
9:00 am – 6:00 pm
9:00 am – 8:00 pm
9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Contact Us:
Official website:
Get Social: