These 13 Photos of Illinois In The 1960s Are Mesmerizing

Many of our readers will recognize images of Illinois from the 1960s, but for many of us, these are all new and exciting. A lot of things have not changed, but you definitely get a glimpse into what life was like back then. So let’s get groovy and take a trip back to Illinois in the 1960s.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

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