Statehouse Christmas Open HouseDecember 9, 2017 - December 9, 2017
315 W Gallatin St.
The oldest surviving capitol building in Illinois is putting on its best holiday duds and throwing the doors open to the public. Visitors to the Vandalia Statehouse State Historic Site will find the building illuminated by more than 250 candles and trimmed with decorations appropriate to the 1840s, when a young Abraham Lincoln served there. Decorations include fresh greenery and fruits. Tours run every 15 minutes starting at 6 pm to 8:30 pm. First 100 families with receive handmade ornaments. 618-283-1161MORE