Shhh... These 8 Hidden Places Are Illinois' Best Kept Secrets
By Elizabeth Crozier|Published August 22, 2017
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.
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.