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Heritage House Museum


Okawville Tourism Okawville IL Washington
Okawville Tourism Okawville IL
618-243-5694618-243-5694

The complex includes three properties; Dr. Poos Home & Medical Museum (202 N. Front St); the Frank Schlosser Home (114 W. Walnut), a turn- of-the-century house, barn, harness shop and commercial laundry; and the Joseph Schlosser Home.

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185 E. St. Louis St. Nashville IL 62263 Washington 0 mi
618-327-8993618-327-8993
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144 N. East Court St. Nashville IL 62263 Washington 0 mi
618-327-4110618-327-4110
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Roland Barkau Golf Club Okawville IL Washington 0 mi
618-243-6610618-243-6610
107 W. Broadway St. Steeleville IL 62288 Randolph 32 mi
618-965-3134618-965-3134

Veteran’s memorial, benches, seasonal plants

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1350 State Rt. 155 Prairie du Rocher IL 62277 Randolph County 32 mi
618-284-7230618-284-7230

The 1750’s French Colonial fort is built atop the original stone foundation. Inside the fort is the restored powder magazine believed to be the oldest building in Illinois. The Winter and Summer Rendezvous draw thousands of visitors each year.

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R.R. 1 Ellis Grove IL 62241 Randolph 32 mi
618-859-3741618-859-3741

A scenic overlook offers views of the Mississippi and Kaskaskia Rivers, and of Old Kaskaskia.

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4372 Park Rd. Ellis Grove IL 62241 Randolph 32 mi
618-859-3741618-859-3741

This cemetery was created when graves were moved from Kaskaskia Island to Fort Kaskaskia State Historic Site in the 1890s after a flood. According to one account 3,000 boxes were moved, some containing entire families.

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Kaskaskia Island IL 62233 Randolph 32 mi
618-859-3741618-859-3741

The bell was rung as the island was captured from the British during the Revolutionary War by Col. George Rogers Clark and his “Long Knives.”

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Evergreen Cemetery Chester IL 62233 Randolph 32 mi
618-826-2721618-826-2721

Notably, this is the burial site of the first Governor of Illinois and of U.S. Senator Elias Kent Kane, Illinois’ first Secretary of State and architect of the state constitution.

Rt. 3 South Chester IL 62233 Randolph 32 mi
618-826-4972618-826-4972

Shelters, picnic areas, swimming pool, playgrounds and tennis courts are laid out within the forested park.

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IL Rte 150E, E. of Chester Chester IL 62233 Randolph 32 mi
618-826-5000, ext 221618-826-5000, ext 221

Built in 1854 as part of a planked toll road between Bremen and Chester, the covered bridge has been restored.

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4370 Rock Castle Rd. Steeleville IL 62288 Randolph 32 mi
618-965-3800618-965-3800

Find berries, green beans, okra, potatoes and other veggies, seasonal flowers and bedding plants.

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R.R. 1 Box 58 Ellis Grove IL 62241 Randolph 32 mi
618-859-3031618-859-3031

This 1800’s house was the home of Illinois’ first Lt. Governor when Kaskaskia was the first State Capital.

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9564 Schuline Rd. Sparta IL 62286 Randolph 32 mi
618-774-2324618-774-2324
201 Water St. Evansville IL 62242 Randolph 32 mi
618-853-2370618-853-2370

Boat launch, slips and a marina store are all that’s needed for a great day on the Kaskaskia River.

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Buena Vista St. Chester IL 62233 Randolph 32 mi
618-826-3913618-826-3913

This beautifully restored mid-1800’s home has cobalt blue windows that were described in a book by author Mark Twain. Tours by appointment and open for special events.

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5483 State Rt. 154 Red Bud IL 62278 Randolph 32 mi
618-282-2710618-282-2710

Shop for pumpkins, gourds, mums, crafts and antiques from September thru December. Mini corn maze and pumpkin picking for the kids.

1 Mile S. of Old Hwy 50 on Germantown Rd. Breese IL 62230 Clinton 44.83 mi

The original wooden cross was erected in 1850 by a farmer in thanksgiving for his family being spared during a cholera epidemic. Subsequent owners of the property have repaired and replaced it.

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P.O. Box 246 Carlyle IL 63221 Clinton 44.83 mi
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807 E. Hanover St. New Baden IL 62265 Clinton 44.83 mi
618-588-3040618-588-3040
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1/2 Mile S. of Old Hwy. 50 on Bartelso Rd. Beckemeyer IL 62219 Clinton 44.83 mi
618-227-8839618-227-8839

Apples are for sale from the orchard in September and October.

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Louis St. by American Legion Beckemeyer IL 62219 Clinton 44.83 mi
618-227-8331618-227-8331

Joseph Koch, who along with eight other local miners died in a mine explosion in 1947, is depicted here.

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525 N. Second St. Breese IL 62230 Clinton 44.83 mi
618-526-2866618-526-2866

The Showcase performs at the historic and newly renovated Avon Theatre. The season also includes a children’s play in the summer at North Park. Indoor performances October through April.

850 Franklin St. Carlyle IL 62231 Clinton 44.83 mi
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870 Franklin St. Carlyle IL 62231 Clinton 44.83 mi
618-844-5003618-844-5003
Visitors Center, 801 Lake Road, Carlyle IL 62231 Clinton 44.83 mi

The largest man-made lake in Illinois (26,000 acres), Carlyle Lake is a premier location for outdoor sports. Well known to sailers, it is one of the best and most challenging for sailboats. There is also boating, fishing, hunting, bird watching, sand beaches and camping areas. Hotels, cabins and golf courses make the area a true outdoor lover’s playground.

20100 Hazlet Park Rd. Carlyle IL 62231 Clinton 44.83 mi
618-594-3015618-594-3015

3,000 acre site on the west side of Carlyle Lake; camping, boating, fishing, hunting, picnicking, bird watching, hiking and swimming pool.

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15469 State Rte. 127 Carlyle IL 62231 Clinton 44.83 mi
618-594-8830618-594-8830

Not only can you sample fine local wines, but the restaurant serves first-rate barbecue. Banquet facilities are also available.

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496 N. Second St. Breese IL 62230 Clinton 44.83 mi
618-526-0048618-526-0048

Peruse Breese’s history in photographs, memorials and on the granite pyramid in this neighborhood park. Benches and seasonal plants make this a quiet spot for rest and reflection.

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1091 Franklin St. Carlyle IL 62231 Clinton 44.83 mi
618-594-7907618-594-7907

Built in the late 1800s as a private home, the museum holds many artifacts from the area, including genealogical material, books and periodicals on the history of the county. Every Thursday except the first Thursday of the month from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and by appointment.

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690 7th St. Carlyle IL 62231 Clinton 44.83 mi
618-594-4042618-594-4042
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1279 Franklin St. Carlyle IL 62231 Clinton 47.09 mi
618-560-2572618-560-2572
One Natural Resources Way Springfield IL n/a 60.9 mi
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403 S. Whittle Olney IL 62450 Richland 63.2 mi
618-392-4897618-392-4897
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209 E. Main St. Olney IL 62450 Richland 63.2 mi

In the heart of downtown Olney, IL, you’ll find Southeastern Illinois’ most unique shopping experience. Something for every  white squirrel lover on your list!

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Rt. 37 1/2 Mile S. of Dix IL 62830 Jefferson County 66.83 mi
618-266-7756618-266-7756

Pick strawberries, peaches, apples, cider and enjoy activities for families.

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505 Main St., Farmersville, IL Montgomery County 88.03 mi
217-227-4494217-227-4494
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223 W. Railroad St. Flora IL Clay 93.89 mi
618-662-5646618-662-5646

The Depot is located right by the tracks and houses not only the Museum, but a conference room and offices. Search the photos and exhibits for the love story remembered here. Also note the George Rogers Clark statue that greets visitors in the parking lot. Open daily.

Old Hwy. 50 Flora IL 62839 Clay 93.89 mi
618-662-4625618-662-4625

Swimming pool, campground, ball fields, home of Little Toot Railroad

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187 Fairgrounds Rd. Pinckneyville IL Perry 95.1 mi
618-357-8908618-357-8908

Visitors enjoy exhibits depicting life in rural areas complete with authentic items from the period. The highlight of the the museum will be the machinery and equipment displays that will depict the evolution of farm equipment. Call for time and days the Museum is open.

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505 N West St, Raymond, IL. Montgomery County 95.81 mi
217-229-4545217-229-4545
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316 E. Broad St. Raymond, IL Montgomery County 96.01 mi
217-229-4233217-229-4233
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118 Memorial Park Dr. Nokomis, IL 96.9 mi
217-563-2423217-563-2423

The lighted baseball fields, soccer fields, tennis courts, a batting cage, pavilions, playground and recently renovated pool make this a great outdoor destination.

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108 W. State St., Nokomis, IL. Montgomery County 97.11 mi
217-563-7617217-563-7617
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114 W. State St., Nokomis, IL Montgomery County 97.11 mi
2174-741-11622174-741-1162
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121 W. State St., Nokomis, IL Montgomery County 97.14 mi
217-563-8807217-563-8807

More than 100 Central Illinois people who have contributed significantly to the game of baseball are honored. The three namesakes: Jim Bottomley, Red Ruffing and Ray Schalk are all National Baseball Hall of Fame Inductees. Sat. 9 a.m.-noon; Sun. 1-4 p.m. or by appointment.

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125 W State St, Nokomis, IL, United States 97.15 mi

Serves breakfast, lunch, drinks and coffee

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123 Morgan St., Nokomis, IL. 97.34 mi
217-563-2736217-563-2736
602 S. Meyer Ave. Valmeyer IL 62295 Monroe 98.84 mi
618-935-8209618-935-8209
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301 S. Moore St. Waterloo IL 62298 Monroe 98.84 mi
618-939-3660618-939-3660
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275 N Main St. Waterloo IL Monroe 98.84 mi
618-939-4222618-939-4222

Built in 1830, this is the only stagecoach stop still intact along the 60 mile Kaskaskia- Cahokia Trail. Saturday and Sunday 1-4 p.m. or by appointment

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1524 Birdie Ln. Waterloo IL 62298 Monroe 98.84 mi
618-939-4653618-939-4653
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1113 Main St. Maeystown IL Monroe 98.84 mi
618-458-6660618-458-6660

The entire village of Maeystown is on the historic register with much of the village history preserved in the museum. Thurs.-Sun.

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Corner George Inn Maeystown IL 62256 Monroe 98.84 mi
618-580-5875618-580-5875

The entire historic German settlement is on the National Register of Historic Places. Restoration includes a church from 1867 and the one-lane stone arched bridge. The Corner George Inn, general store, kaffeehaus, sweet shoppe, museum and visitor’s center are open Friday through Sunday.

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101 N. Market Waterloo IL 62298 Monroe 98.84 mi
618-939-0188618-939-0188
3933 Ahne Rd. Waterloo IL 62298 Monroe 98.84 mi
618-939-9409618-939-9409
1280 Columbia Center Columbia IL 62236 Monroe 98.84 mi
618-281-2880618-281-2880
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1032 S. Library St. Waterloo IL 62298 Monroe 98.84 mi
618-939-3174618-939-3174

Relax on the deck that overlooks the vineyard and lake and enjoy the estate-grown and produced table and fruit wines.

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19130 West Frontage Road, Raymond, IL, United States 99.01 mi
217-324-6111217-324-6111
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