Shhh… These 8 Hidden Places Are Illinois’ Best Kept Secrets
Illinois is full of unique attractions that will take your breath away, but some are harder to find than others. Nestled amongst forests, rivers, and remote countryside, these eight hidden places are must-sees for any Illinoisan.
Castles, zoos, and cemeteries you never knew about abound. Keep scrolling to learn all of Illinois’ secrets.
What other hidden places in Illinois do you know about? Your secrets are safe with us…
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life. While we continue to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, please take proper precautions or add them to your bucket list to see at a later date. If you know of a local business that could use some extra support during these times, please nominate them here: 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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