The Stonehenge Of Illinois Is A Man Made Wonder Few Know About
You know Stonehenge as the historic site in England that consists of stone slabs standing up in a circular form. It once coincided with the sun and seasons but is simply a tourist attraction today. You don’t have to hop across the pond to see something as spectacular as this. In Illinois, the historic attraction that works as a sun dial is known as Woodhenge.
You’ve never seen anything in this state as intriguing as this. Scroll on for all the details about our state’s most hidden man-made wonder.
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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Check out this article for 12 more enchanting man-made wonders you’ll only find in Illinois.
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An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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