Southern Illinois’ Scenic River To River Trail

Stretching 160 miles from Battery Rock on the Ohio River to Devil’s Backbone Park on the Mississippi is one of the prettiest stretches of trail in the Midwest, the Illinois River to River Trail. From now through autumn is a … Continue reading

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library And Museum

It is amazing to think that one of our country’s greatest presidents, Abraham Lincoln, did not have an official Presidential Library until 140 years after his death! The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library And Museum, located in Springfield, Illinois, was dedicated … Continue reading

Visiting Summer 2017 Art Fests in Illinois

From the suburbs of Chicago to the rural reaches of Illinois, we’re highlighting some of the state’s great summer art festivals. These offers a unique collection of works from local and national artists and artisans, plus musical entertainment and food as well. … Continue reading