8 days in Collinsville & Nauvoo Itinerary

8 days in Collinsville & Nauvoo Itinerary

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8 days in Collinsville & Nauvoo Itinerary

Nauvoo
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Collinsville
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Nauvoo
— 5 nights
Nauvoo

2
days
Collinsville

Collinsville ©
Collinsville is a city located mainly in Madison County, and partially in St. On the 10th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows, then get curious at Myseum, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of St. Charles Historic District. On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at Sachs Butterfly House, then examine the collection at Lewis & Clark Boat House, and then contemplate the long history of Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Collinsville online journey builder .

Nauvoo to Collinsville is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. In December, daytime highs in Collinsville are 42°F, while nighttime lows are 27°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Nauvoo.

Things to do in Collinsville

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Saint Charles, Myseum, National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows, Sachs Butterfly House
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Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site ©
Myseum ©
Myseum

6
days
Nauvoo

Nauvoo
Nauvoo is a small city in Hancock County, Illinois, United States, on the Mississippi River near Fort Madison, Iowa. Let the collections at Rockcliffe Mansion and American Gothic House Center capture your imagination. Popular historic sites such as Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Historic Nauvoo are in your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nauvoo: Hannibal (Sawyer's Creek Fun Park, Mark Twain Memorial Lighthouse, & more), Burlington (Funcity & Snake Alley) and Dutchman's Store (in Cantril). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Galesburg Railroad Museum, browse the different shops at The Galesburg Antique's Mall Co., and take an in-depth tour of North Lee County Historical Society.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Nauvoo route maker website .

Drive from Collinsville to Nauvoo in 3.5 hours. In December in Nauvoo, expect temperatures between 38°F during the day and 24°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nauvoo

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Hannibal, Burlington, Galesburg, Dutchman's Store, North Lee County Historical Society
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Historic Nauvoo
Historic Nauvoo
Mark Twain Boyhood Home
Mark Twain Boyhood Home
Rockcliffe Mansion
Rockcliffe Mansion