Are you up for amazing? Discover Illinois.

In a state that encompasses thriving urban centers like Chicago, as well as scenic natural vistas that will take your breath away, there is simply no end to the travel opportunities that await you in the Land of Lincoln. Illinois offers something for everybody. Whether you prefer the world class culture and dining of the big city, the friendly hospitality of small town America or the serene beauty of our natural wonders, you’ll find what you’re looking for in Illinois.

Illinois Fire Museum
The Illinois State Fire Museum is located at the corner of Main and Central avenues in the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield and has on display antique fire service memorabilia dating back to 1857.
Investments & Securities Complaint Form
Securities Complaint Form allows you to submit a complaint about a company or individual. The Securities Department will investigate your complaint and, if violations of the law are discovered, your complaint may lead to administrative, civil or criminal action.
Reserve/Lease A Room Or Cabin At A Lodge Or State Park
Visitors can learn more about reserving or leasing a room or cabin at one of our many wonderful lodges or state parks.
Plan an Illinois Getaway
Find activities in every corner of the state
Tollway Trip Calculator
Calculates amount of Tolls
Contact the Illinois Tollway
Tollway headquarters; Customer Call Center; Construction information
Deer Permits
Hunters can apply online for firearm deer permits, or purchase archery deer permits from vendor locations.
Fishing & Hunting Application & Renewal
Hunters can purchase hunting, fishing and combination licenses online, or over-the-counter from DNR DIRECT license/permit vendors statewide.
Fishing Licenses
Fishing licenses can be purchased online or over-the-counter from DNR DIRECT license/permit vendors.
Illinois Virtual Tollway Interactive Map
Roadway information;Lane closures
I-Pass Transponder Registration & Activation
Create I-Pass account
Illinois Rest Areas
Rest area related information such as services available, location information, location and rest area name.

Gaming Board, Illinois
The Illinois Gaming Board administers a regulatory and tax collection system for casino gambling, video gaming, and sports wagering in Illinois.
Commerce and Economic Opportunity, Department of
Our mission is to provide economic opportunities for businesses, entrepreneurs, and residents that improve the quality of life for all Illinoisans. We are laser-focused on improving transparency and accountability, enhancing customer service, increasing Illinois’ competitiveness, advancing minority empowerment, modernizing Illinois’ workforce, and elevating our state’s promotional efforts.
Natural Resources, Department of
To manage, conserve and protect Illinois' natural, recreational and cultural resources, further the public's understanding and appreciation of those resources, and promote the education, science and public safety of Illinois' natural resources for present and future generations.
Agriculture, Department of
The Illinois Department of Agriculture will be an advocate for Illinois' agricultural industry and provide the necessary regulatory functions to benefit consumers, agricultural industry, and our natural resources. The agency will strive to promote agri-business in Illinois and throughout the world.
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum brings to life Abraham Lincoln’s story through immersive exhibits and displays of original artifacts.
Racing Board, Illinois
The mission of the Illinois Racing Board is to regulate horse racing through the enforcement of the Act and its rules and regulations and to ensure the honesty and integrity of Illinois racing and wagering.
Medical District Commission
The Illinois Medical District (IMD) is a 365/24/7 environment that includes 560 acres of medical research facilities, labs, a biotech business incubator, two universities, raw development area and more than 40 healthcare related facilities.
Fair, Illinois State
The 2018 Illinois State Fair runs from August 9th through August 19th. The Fairgrounds are open from 7 a.m. to Midnight for the duration of the Fair.

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