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Prarie Aviation Museum

Highlights the History of Aviation from the Wright Brothers to Illinois Astronauts. View or take a ride in the restored legendary DC-3 that has assumed a place of honor as one of only seven aircraft listed on the National Register of Historic Places

Bloomington, IL Aviation

David Davis Mansion

This 19th Century mansion was the home of United States Supreme Court Justice, David Davis, mentor to Abraham Lincoln. The mansion, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, was built in 1872. Several annual Festivals include the Glorious Garden Walk and Mr. Lincoln's Birthday.

Bloomington, IL Historic Homes

Miller Park Zoo

A Bloomington/Normal landmark since 1891, Miller Park Zoo is the only Illinois zoo to feature the endangered Sumatran Tiger. Miller Park Zoo offers many exhibits and Zookeeper interaction opportunities that are enjoyed by the whole family. Some highlights include:

Bloomington, IL Zoos

Site of Major's Hall

A plaque commemorates the building where, on May 29, 1856, at a convention of the Republican Party of Illinois, Abraham Lincoln gave a speech which became known as his "lost speech."

Bloomington, IL Historic Markers


Things to do near Bloomington, IL

Patton Cabin

Patton Cabin was built in June, 1829 by John Patton who was one of the area's first settlers. The cabin was built with the he...

Rock Island Arsenal Golf Club

Course Access: PrivateHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: 7 days...

The Peoria Art Guild

At the Peoria Art Guild you will find art exhibits, orginal artwork for purchase or rent, art classes and other special event...

Leo Donovan Golf Course

Course Access: PublicHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: 7 days...

Miller Park Outdoor Summer Theater

Two theater productions are performed in the outdoor theater in Miller Park by the Bloomington-Normal Area Theatrical Communi...