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.

Reserve a State Campsite
Outdoor enthusiasts can learn more about reserving a campsite at one of the many great parks in Illinois.
Reserve a Campsite at the Illinois State Fair
Camping is available on the Illinois State Fairgrounds 365 days a year.
Deer Permits
Hunters can apply online for firearm deer permits, or purchase archery deer permits from vendor locations.
Illinois History Conferences
The Conference on Illinois History offers a place for scholars to present their latest research into the state’s past, whether it involves Native Americans and early settlers, Abraham Lincoln and his contemporaries, or crusaders for social justice. Historians present their findings and then take part in lively conversations with the audiences. The conference also has sessions designed specifically for teachers, who can earn professional-development credits for participating.
Railroad Grade Crossing Search
Search railroad grade crossings by county
Superior Customer Service & Toll Rates
Toll Collection options;Toll Rates by Plaza;Unpaid Tolls; Customers Service Centers
Licenses - Military Fee Exemptions
Fee discounts are available in some cases for active duty and miliktary veterans.
Find Current Winter Road Conditions
Weather, construction and road closure maps
Tollway Trip Calculator
Calculates amount of Tolls
Contact the Illinois Tollway
Tollway headquarters; Customer Call Center; Construction information
Deer & Turkey Harvest Reporting
Hunters can register their harvest of deer or turkey online or by tollfree phone call.
Illinois Virtual Tollway Interactive Map
Roadway information;Lane closures

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.
Gaming Board, Illinois
The Illinois Gaming Board administers a regulatory and tax collection system for riverboat casino gambling and video gaming in Illinois
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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