The 10 Coolest Attractions In Illinois That Not Enough People Visit
Everyone is familiar with Six Flags, Starved Rock State Park, and many other prominent things to see and do in Illinois, but some of the coolest attractions are the ones people don’t visit nearly enough. You’ll never regret a visit to these 10 lesser-known places.
Don’t miss stunning grounds, museums, and weird statues that can only be found in Illinois. Scroll through to check them all out and click the links below the images to get more information about each one.
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/
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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