Find out what's on in Illinois and Chicago with your guide to events, festivals, markets, music, theater, sport and more.
Find out how to get to Illinois by plane, train, bus and driving. Getting around Chicago and Illinois is easy with our guide to ways to travel around the state.
Step back in time to the golden age of train travel and settle in for a peaceful ride to discover some of Illinois’ most charming towns and hidden treasures.
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.
Taste your way through the state with our guide to the best and closest places to eat in Illinois. Experience everything from fine dining to shared plates and takeaway fare.
Put your dancing shoes on or unwind at one of the many bars and night clubs in Illinois. Locate the best cocktails, the perfect beer, local DJs, international artists and more.
Taste the regional characteristics in our locally produced wines. Browse our guide to the closest and best Illinois wineries and vineyards for your next celebration or trip.
Fancy a pint? Hunt down major Illinois breweries and distilleries for the best beers, ciders and spirits in the state. Support local production and taste your way through Illinois.
Taste your way through the best of the state with food tours in Illinois. Enjoy everything from fine dining and wineries, to craft beer and pizza tours.
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Show Me Chicago: Tours to Help You See the City Up Close
Think you’ve seen the highlights of the Windy City? Think again. Even the savviest of Chicagophiles will discover something new on one of these six tours...
Sightseeing Tours in Illinois
See the best of the state with sightseeing tours in Illinois, from famous landmarks to historic buildings. Take advantage of guided tours, boat tours and trolley...
Wrigley Field Tours: Seeing Cubs History Up Close
When it comes to Chicago landmarks, perhaps none is so loved as Wrigley Field. Step inside this historic stadium on a Wrigley Field Tour and learn...
You can tour Illinois by land, sea or sky. If you love the water, there are an abundance of options, from luxurious cruises to kayak adventures....
Food Tours in Illinois
Taste your way through the best of the state with food tours in Illinois. Enjoy everything from fine dining and wineries, to craft beer and pizza...
Arts and Culture Tours in Illinois
Take in the arts with arts and culture tours in Illinois. Take guided and self-led tours through cultural hubs to enjoy art from local artists and...
Guided Tours in Illinois
Want to see more of the state? Try guided tours in Illinois to see architecture, historic sites, major landmarks, state parks, the Shawnee National Forest and...
Walking Tours in Illinois
Walking tours in Illinois are the best way to experience the state on your own two feet. See landmarks, enjoy public art displays and learn about...
Boat Tours and Cruises in Illinois
Hit the water with boat tours and cruises in Illinois. See architecture, enjoy a sunset cruise or travel the Mississippi River on a classic paddlewheel...
Segway Tours in Illinois
See the state in a new way with Segway tours in Illinois. Learn from an expert while you travel to historic sites, public art displays, famous...
Double Decker and Trolley Tours in Illinois
See more with double decker and trolley tours in Illinois. Tour landmarks, historic sites and popular Illinois destinations with people who know them best.
Bike Tours in Illinois
Visit famous landmarks, explore popular downtowns, learn the history and see the sights, all from the seat of a bike. Explore more with bike tours in...
Audio Tours in Illinois
Get more out of your self-guided tour with audio tours in Illinois. Use your radio or visit kiosks to learn more about the landmarks on your...
Ghost Tours in Illinois
Fear not – you’ll find plenty of ghost tours in Illinois. Visit charming river towns with spooky pasts, and see some of the most haunted sites...
Offbeat Tours in Illinois
Get a taste of the unusual with offbeat tours in Illinois. See the famous and infamous, from popular Illinois hauntings to a Midwestern golden pyramid.
History Tours in Illinois
Experience vibrant history with history tours in Illinois. Visit Abraham Lincoln in Springfield, President Grant in Galena, Hemingway in Oak Park and more.
Outdoor Adventure Tours in Illinois
Experience the great outdoors as you hike, bike, kayak and more through state parks, a national forest, beaches and prairies with outdoor adventure tours in...
Off Grid Stays & Off the Record Tours
Chicago Hot Dog: the only hot dog that matters
Illinois is home to a long and rich culinary tradition. The people who came to call this place home brought with them their own cuisines, and,...
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