Few People Know That Illinois Is Home To This Incredible Wonder

There’s a unique attraction in Illinois that is often overlooked. Shooting water hundreds of feet into the air, Gateway Geyser in East St. Louis is the best part of Malcolm W. Martin Memorial Park. You don’t want to miss this amazing sight.

We bet you didn’t even know this unique attraction existed in our state. Scroll on to see what it’s all about.

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 attractions you may have never heard of, check out 10 more underrated places in Illinois.

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