1 day in Springfield Itinerary

1 day in Springfield Itinerary

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Springfield ©
Springfield is the capital of Illinois, but its real significance is as the hometown of Abraham Lincoln.
You've added Illinois Governor's Mansion, Washington Park Botanical Gardens, Elijah Iles House, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Lincoln Home National Historic Site, let little ones run wild at Washington Park, admire the striking features of Elijah Iles House, then admire the natural beauty at Washington Park Botanical Gardens, then contemplate the long history of Dana-Thomas House, and finally steep yourself in history at Illinois Governor's Mansion.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Springfield trip planner .

In August, daytime highs in Springfield are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

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Dana-Thomas House ©
Dana-Thomas House
Lincoln Home National Historic Site ©
Washington Park ©
Washington Park