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You’ll Want To Visit These 11 Houses In Illinois For Their Incredible Pasts

Calling all history buffs! If you are amazed by the rich, steep history that our great state of Illinois has to offer than it’s time you put these historical homes on your Illinois map and enjoy charting some new historical territory. You’ll breathe in culture, stand where Lincoln stood, and have a newfound appreciation for the homes that housed so many brilliant minds of Illinois.

All you have to do is take a look around and you’ll see historical buildings throughout the gorgeous Land of Lincoln (oh, if only those walls could talk). So while we certainly couldn’t name all the great homes that call Illinois their home, if there are some not-to-be-missed historical houses that we must check out please tell us all about it in the comments.

Originally from the quaint beach town of Fenwick Island, Delaware, Stephanie has called Chicago home for nearly a decade. A passion for cocktail creation, international travel and decadent foodie experiences, enjoy Stephanie's romp through the Land of Lincoln. A circus performer, stuntwoman, professed travel buff and lover of Tom Waits, Stephanie is looking forward to sharing her favorite Chicago haunts with both adventurous locals and curious travelers.