Not Many People Realize That These 10 Things Are Actually Illegal In Illinois

Most laws around the country are totally legitimate, but there are always those head-scratchers that make us wonder, who the heck came up with this?! And aren’t those the most interesting ones? Well, wacky or not, laws are the laws. And while you’ll probably be totally fine if you do one of these illegal things in Illinois, it’s still always a good idea to be on the right side of the law. Check out these 10 weird laws in Illinois that will make you do a double-take.

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

Ignorance of the law is not an excuse, folks. How many of these weird laws in Illinois were you familiar with already? Make sure to let us know in the comments section! Or if you have other strange things about Illinois you’d like to share, we’re all ears!

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Weird Laws In Illinois

September 23, 2021

What are the weirdest things about Illinois?

Believe it or not, these strange things about Illinois above might not be the weirdest part about the state. In fact, we have quite a few different tourist attractions in Illinois that are so strange, you might just stop and look twice. For example, have you ever visited the Historic Museum of Torture Devices? Or how about the World’s Largest Wind Chimes in Casey?

What stereotypes are there about Illinois?

While we love enjoying a few fun facts about Illinois, one thing to remember is that stereotypes are not facts! While sometimes stereotypes can ring true, oftentimes they are just an exaggeration created by out-of-towners who don’t know the real deal. In case you want to learn about those false stereotypes, check out this list of 12 totally wrong things you might believe about Illinois. But also, we recommend these 11 stereotypes about Illinois that are totally true. You can’t have one without the other, right?!

Is Illinois a great place to live?

Beyond the completely strange illegal things in Illinois we mentioned above, yes, Illinois is a fantastic place to live. There are so many wonderful reasons why being in this state is rewarding, from the city life to rural areas, friendly people, and a wide assortment of things to do. Illinois is such a great place to live, people from all over continue to move there in order to enjoy some of the magic, too. If you’re from Illinois, do you share in some of that same Illinois pride?