Illinois State Capitol, Springfield

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  • If you have a chance to visit the Ilinois State Capitol you should do it. The materials used to construct this building in the 1800's have been maintained in excellent condition. It is worth your time...  more »
  • We arrived and asked if a tour was available. It was to start in a few minutes, so we waited and ended up being the only 2 in the tour. We had a very nice tour guide that was quite knowledgeable about...  more »
  • We took a tour of this state capitol building and were so impressed with the beauty and architectural detail.  more »
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  • Great tour of a beautiful state capital!

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In Springfield, you have two primary options: downtown and the commercial district in the southeast part of town near the highway. Downtown offers a handful of charming inns and bed and breakfasts, plus a few locally owned hotels in a neighborhood of historical buildings that contains numerous Lincoln-related sites. The national chain hotels to the southeast near the highway cater to travelers; they offer clean and comfortable rooms at competitive prices.
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