11 Abandoned Places In Illinois You Must See Before They Wither Away

Some of the most interesting places to explore in Illinois are the spots that have been long forgotten. Check out 11 abandoned places around the state that are on the brink of crumbling away.

Get out and explore the deserted pockets of our beautiful state with this handy list. Check it out:

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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

For more Illinois history, check out seven rare photos of our state’s farming roots you’ll never forget.

What other abandoned places do you enjoy exploring in Illinois? Share your secret spots with us in the comments below.