Visit a State Historic Site

The Historic Sites Division of the agency oversees 56 historic sites and memorials across the state, covering more than 2,000 years of Illinois history. Twenty-six of these offer public programs, educational opportunities and events that bring each site to life. To learn more, click on a site name, select a region of the state to explore or plan a trip around a particular topic or era. You can also download our Passport to History to record your visits and win prizes! You can also follow Illinois State Historic Sites on Facebook!


Southeast Region
Historic Sites State Map

Northwest Region


Northeast Region


Central Region