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Visit the many historic sites in Illinois, from the Land of Lincoln, to the site of an ancient Native American city at Cahokia Mounds.
Visit the History Museums of Illinois. From the vast collection of the Chicago History Museum to small town historical museums, you’ll discover the stories and heritage of our towns and our people.
History comes alive at Illinois historical reenactments. Meet Abraham Lincoln in the flesh, experience colonial life, or take a canal boat ride with a period costumed storyteller.
One of America’s greatest architects, Frank Lloyd Wright called Illinois home—and filled it with some of his best works.
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Festivals & Fairs
Carl Sandburg Days Festival
Includes three days of literary, history, sporting, and children's events held at Carl Sandburg College.
An annual festival celebrating the life and legacy of Galesburg native, two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and Lincoln biographer--Carl Sandburg.
An annual festival celebrating the life and legacy of Galesburg native, two-time Pulitzer Prize-winn...
It starts and ends in downtown Galesburg at 7:00 a.m.
Annual event celebrating the city's railroad heritage with a carnival, exhibits, a street fair, rail...
Come celebrate the 166th Knox County Fair held in the historic Knox County Fairgrounds, which has be...
Sample food from numerous area restaurants and vote for your favorites; enjoy live entertainment and...
Since 2000 The Great Balloon Race has called Galesburg, Illinois it's home.
Hundreds of vintage cars, street rods, trucks, antiques, special interest vehicles, with a cruise on...
A family friendly annual event with no parking or admission fees.
The newly remodeled Baymont Inn & Suites is ready to serve guests.
Visit Galesburg and our many his...
Broadview Inn and Suites a seven story exterior corridor hotel located in the historic Downtown Dist...
Where people can meet & Families can gather.
Bunker Links Golf Course is an 18-Hole (Par 71) regulation golf course located in Lincoln Park on th...
Author-poet Carl Sandburg was born in the the three-room cottage at 331 E. Third Street in Galesburg...
Located in the heart of downtown Galesburg, Illinois, Cherry Street is a longtime local favorite gat...
An elegant eatery in a bistro-like atmosphere. featuring a unique spin on American cuisine and premi...
The pet-friendly Econo Lodge® hotel in Galesburg, IL near Carl Sandburg College, Knox College and th...
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