2 days in Springfield Itinerary

2 days in Springfield Itinerary

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2 days in Springfield Itinerary

Start: Coralville
Drive:  4​h 15​min
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Springfield
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
End: Coralville

1
night
Springfield

Springfield ©
Springfield is the capital of Illinois, but its real significance is as the hometown of Abraham Lincoln.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): contemplate the long history of Edwards Place Historic Home, steep yourself in history at Dana-Thomas House, and then make a splash at Knight's Action Park & Caribbean Water Adventure. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sun): explore the galleries of Lincoln Home National Historic Site, take an in-depth tour of Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, then stroll the grounds of Camp Butler National Cemetery, and finally relax in the rural setting at Apple Barn.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Springfield trip builder tool .

In June, daytime highs in Springfield are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Springfield

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trip

Apple Barn
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Lincoln Home National Historic Site ©
Dana-Thomas House ©
Dana-Thomas House

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