These 9 Charming General Stores In Illinois Will Make You Feel Nostalgic

Man, I just love general stores. They always feel like a step back in time. And no one ever leaves without getting a piece (or several) of the old-time candy. There are still some general stores in existence in Illinois. Here are nine you will want to visit:

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:

Know of a great general store that didn’t make our list? Let us know in the comments.