When you’re sick of shopping at major chain grocery stores, it’s time to take a step back in time and try out some of Illinois’ vintage country stores. These old-fashioned shops will whisk you away to a simpler time, and you’ll never want to leave.

From general stores to antique shops, these eight places are ideal for any shopper. Scroll on for more details.

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For more like this, check out these 10 country restaurants in Illinois that are totally worth the trip.

What other vintage country stores do you love to visit in Illinois? Share your favorites with us below in the comments.

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