Area Attractions

Southern Illinois is an amazing place to live or visit! An important historical area, the story of Southern Illinois dates back well before the Civil War. There are landmarks to visit, stories to learn, and natural beauty to experience throughout the region. With hundreds of thousands of acres of parks, forests and lakes, a long, rich history, and plenty of fun activities, you’re missing out if you’re not considering Southern Illinois for your next vacation!

In addition to all the great historical and educational areas, you’ll find some of the world’s finest wines and eateries right here in Southern Illinois as well! Book your stay with one of our association members today and find experience the majesty of Southern Illinois!