This Is The Best Place In America To View The 2017 Solar Eclipse

Southern Illinois is the place to be this August for Solar Eclipse 2017. It has been almost 100 years since the last time one was visible from the United States, and you have the chance to be a part of this great moment in history.

Nothing goes better with a natural phenomenon than a hot meal and a cold drink. Keep scrolling to check out this year’s hot spot for the eclipse.

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:

Eclipse Kitchen is located at 514 Makanda Road in Makanda, and you can get more information on its website or Facebook page.

Our incredible state is full of natural wonders. Check some of them out on one of these 10 hikes in Illinois to add to your bucket list.

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