Believe it or not, central Illinois is actually one of the most exciting parts of the state. As you’re curating your travel bucket list, make sure to add these close-to-home attractions.

From hotels to restaurants to stores, this list has them all. Check it out:

For more like this, check out these 10 underrated attractions in Illinois that belong on anyone’s bucket list.

Which of these attractions will you add to your travel bucket list this year? Share your thoughts with us below in the comments.

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