10 Things From Illinois’ Past That Will Remind You Of A Simpler Time

We tend to look back at the past wistfully thinking that it was a much simpler time. In some cases, it certainly was – we weren’t constantly surrounded by technology and everything did move much more slowly. Whether you visit a historic site founded in the early 1800s, or a roller rink you remember from the 1970s, these 10 spots will remind you of what life was once like in Illinois.

Do you have a favorite place that takes you back to your childhood? We’d love to hear your memories!

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