Step Into The 1800s With A Visit To Apple River Fort State Historic Site In Illinois

Around the Prairie State, there are numerous sites where you can learn a bit about American history. At Apple River Fort State Historic Site in the northwest corner of the state, visitors can learn about the events surrounding the 1832 Black Hawk War. It’s a fascinating look into the past filled with history that’s important to learn.

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

 

Have you visited Apple River Fort State Historic Site before? Please share your experience in the comments and tell us your favorite historical site around the state. For more information including location and days and hours of operation, visit the Apple River Fort State Historic Site website and Facebook page.

If you love learning about Illinois’ history, make plans to visit Lincoln’s New Salem Historic Site in Petersburg. 

Address: 311 E Myrtle St, Elizabeth, IL 61028, USA