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Illinois State Capitol

At least seven different kinds of marble, murals, paintings, statuary, and a unique architectural design add to the beauty of this center of state government. Visitors can watch Illinois politics in action from balcony-level seating when the legislature is in session.

Open Monday-Friday 8am-4pm; Saturday-Sunday 9am-3pm. Free admission.

Location: 301 S. 2nd St., Springfield Illinois 62706 Telephone 217-782-2099

Other History nearby:
(Athens) Abe Lincoln Long Nine Museum
(Beardstown) Beardstown River Museum
(Clinton) C.H. Moore Homestead
(Springfield) Executive Mansion
(Decatur) Governor Oglesby Mansion
(Decatur) Hieronymus Mueller Museum