Springfield, the iconic heart of America, the capital of Illinois and the hometown of Abraham Lincoln is filled with treasures, authentic experiences, and nostalgia for days gone by. Take a tour of Lincoln’s own home as well as other beautiful historic homes like the Dana-Thomas House, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. Springfield is also on the classic Route 66, so make sure you stop at the Cozy Dog Drive-in for one of its famous hot dogs.
For outdoor lovers, whether you’re seeking a game of golf, time out on the water, or a baseball game, Springfield has it all. Get closer to nature in the many parks, gardens, wildlife sanctuaries, and hiking or biking trails.