The Lincoln Heritage Trail begins in the heart of the Great Wabash Valley, where a monument commemorates the 1930
This impressive, black granite piece located on the grounds of Vandalia'
The final resting place of President Lincoln, his wife and three of their four children. Constructed 1869-1874
Honors William "Tutty" Baker, the founder of Freeport. Tutty came to this area, which was home to the Winnebago Indians, in 1835
Located on the site of Kellog's Grove, an early settlement established in 1827 on a mail route between Peoria and Galena, and now on the National Register of Historic Places
A Civil War Monument of a lone Civil War soldier stands near the entrance of Riverside Cemetery on East Third Street. The Monument commemorates four major battles;
Monument to Elzie Seager, Chester native and creator of "Popeye the Sailor Man."
The Governor Bond State Memorial marks the grave of Shadrach Bond (1773-1832), the first governor of Illinois after it attained statehood in 1818. The obelisk-style monument was erected in 1883
The monument is a tribute to Swiss poet, Heinrich Bosshard, who wrote Semparcherlied here in the 1850'