2 days in Springfield Itinerary

2 days in Springfield Itinerary

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Springfield is the capital of Illinois, but its real significance is as the hometown of Abraham Lincoln.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): browse the exhibits of Lincoln Home National Historic Site, then contemplate the long history of Dana-Thomas House, then see the interesting displays at Illinois State Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Lincoln-Herndon Law Offices State Historic Site. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: brush up on your military savvy at Air Combat Museum, then contemplate the long history of Lincolns New Salem State Park, then get engrossed in the history at Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Lincoln Memorial Garden.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Springfield online trip itinerary builder .

In July, daytime highs in Springfield are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Springfield

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Lincolns New Salem State Park
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Lincolns New Salem State Park