The Spooky Small Town In Illinois That Could Be Straight Out Of Stranger Things

You’ve probably just finished binge watching season two of Stranger Things on Netflix, and now it’s all you can think about. From the secret lab to the small-town stores and homes, there is a place in Illinois that is similar to the fictional town of Hawkins, Indiana, and you should definitely plan a visit.

Adventure through the woods or shop at some local stores in this village to immerse yourself in this 1980s horror flick world. Keep scrolling for proof that the town of Lemont might be just as strange as the one on the show.

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For more weird places only in our state, check out this creepy ghost town in Illinois.

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