Illinois Famous Homes

  • Lincoln Home

    Lincoln Home

    The Quaker-Brown residence, where the Abraham Lincoln family lived for seventeen years was the only home the Lincolns ever owned. Abraham Lincoln was born and raised in a one-room log cabin;

  • Illinois Executive Mansion

    Illinois Executive Mansion

    Home of the Illinois Governor, the mansion is the third oldest, continuously occupied Governor'

  • Ernest Hemingway Birthplace

    Visit the victorian home where Nobel Prize-winning author, Ernest Hemingway, was born in 1899

  • Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio

    This unusual complex served as Wright's private residence and studio from 1889-1909. Here he raised his 6 children. He designed 25

  • Ronald Reagan Boyhood Home

    Ronald Reagan Boyhood Home

    The Ronald Reagan Boyhood Home is restored to the 1920

  • Ulysses S. Grant Home State Historic Site

    Ulysses S. Grant Home State Historic Site

    The Ulysses S. Grant Home in Galena, Illinois is the former home of Ulysses S. Grant, the Civil War General and later 18

  • Washburne House State Historic Site

    This renovated site was home to popular Congressman and political adviser to Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, and ambassador to France (1869-1877). Grant'

  • John Deere Historic Site

    John Deere's home still stands with a replica of his blacksmith shop and a preserved archeological dig that unearthed Deere'