Nearby Attractions and Campgrounds
Lincoln's New Salem Historical Site
Come visit the village of New Salem where young Abraham Lincoln lived during his early years! Many events take place throughout the year at Lincoln's New Salem, including tours, and music festivities!
15588 History Lane Petersburg, Illinois 62675
Abraham Presidential Library and Museum
Come visit the library housing millions of documents, photographs and artifacts. This is where our experts track down new Lincoln material, repair and preserve old material, and share their knowledge. Meanwhile, the museum tells Lincoln’s story through state-of-the-art full-immersion exhibits, special effects theaters, and displays of original artifacts.
Hill Prairie Winery
Enjoy a full day of wine tasting, live music, murder mystery dinner theater, entertainment, and festivals in Oakford IL. All wine is made on the property and is made locally!
Jim Edgar Panther Creek State Fish & Wildlife Area
Check out Obed & Isaac’s a local favorite for great food, fun and friends. Located in downtown Springfield at the corner of Sixth and Jackson Streets, just steps away from Lincoln's Home. Enjoy indoor dining in a beautifully preserved Italianate mansion or have a meal with a view on the spacious outdoor patio. The fun doesn’t stop at dinner. Step over to the beer garden and find your favorite craft beer.
Long Bridge Golf Course
Check out Long Bridge Golf Course conveniently close to Springfield, just north of the Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport. The course overlooks the Sangamon River Valley, and in its natural setting makes you feel as though you have altogether left the city. Long Bridge has a mission to maintain an outstanding golf experience for players of all calibers and has been providing challenging scenic golf since 1998.