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Champaign, Illinois, USA

Attractions in Champaign, Illinois


  • Krannert Center for the Performing Arts 217-333-6700
    500 South Goodwin Avenue, Champaign, IL 61801
    Showcases internationally renowned performers in its vast complex of theaters and concert halls. more info

  • Olympic Tribute, The 217-398-2550
    Dodds Park, N. Mattis Avenue
    Dedicated July 4, 1991, this Tribute to Olympic Athletes honors the extraordinary achievements of Champaign County residents who have participated in the Olympic Games.... more info  map

  • Parkland College Theatre 217-351-2528
    2400 West Bradley Avenue, Champaign, IL 61821
    Watch many performances by Parklands theatrical, choral, and instrumental groups. more info  map

  • Prairie Farm 217-398-2550
    Centennial Park, West Kirby Avenue, Champaign, IL 61820
    1900 W. Sangamon
    Have a picnic and pet and feed the farm animals. Memorial Day through Labor Day. more info  map

  • Station Theatre 217-384-4000
    223 North Broadway, Champaign, IL 61801
    Four major productions per year offer a wide variety of live theater from musicals and classical pieces to experimental works, In this 1899 Penn Central Train Station. more info

  • Virginia Theater 217-356-9053
    203 West Park Avenue, Champaign, IL 61820
    Enjoy Gospel musical performances and off Broadway productions at this 1921 Renaissance palace. more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Champaign County Historical Museum 217-356-1010
    102 East University Avenue, Champaign, IL 61820
    The museum is located in the oldest commercial building in Champaign County and offers exhibits which showcase more than 100 years of Champaign County's people, events,... more info  map

  • Early American Museum 217-586-2612
    North Route 47 (1 mile north of I-74) Mahomet
    The Early American Museum has an extensive collection interpreting 19th and early 20th century life in east-central Illinois. Two floors of exhibits present... more info  map

  • Giertz Gallery 217-351-2485
    2400 West Bradley Avenue, Champaign, IL 61821
    Parkland College
    The Giertz Gallery is a teaching gallery that presents exhibitions by contemporary artists of regional and national status. more info

  • John Philip Sousa Library and Museum 217-244-9309
    1103 South Sixth Street, Champaign, IL 61820
    See Sousa's Personal music library, period band uniforms, musical instruments and more. more info  map

  • Krannert Art Museum/ Kinkead Pavilion 217-333-1860
    500 East Peabody Drive, Champaign, IL 61820
    This art museum offers sculpture, African art, and the 20th century. more info  map

  • Monticello Railway Museum 217-762-9011
    992 Iron Horse Place, Monticello, IL 61856
    Located at I-72, Exit 166
    An all-volunteer organization in Central Illinois, which collects, preserves, interprets and exhibits materials and artifacts related to the history of trains and... more info  map

  • Museum of Natural History 217-333-1361
    1301 West Green Street, Champaign, IL 61801
    Explore exhibits on anthropology, biology, and geology. more info  map

  • Octave Chanute Aerospace Museum 217-893-1613
    1011 Pacesetter Drive, Champaign, IL 61820
    A premiere showcase of Illinois Aviation and the 76 year history of Chanute Air Force Base. The museum encompasses over 126,000 square feet of display space, boasting... more info

  • Orpheum Children's Science Museum 217-352-5895
    346 North Neil Street, Champaign, IL 61820
    Childrens science museum more info  map

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Curtis Orchard 217-359-5565
    3902 South Duncan Road, Champaign, IL 61822
    Take a trip to the petting zoo, pick some apples, and shop at the market store for fresh produce. more info  map

  • William M. Staerkel Planetarium 217-351-2446
    2400 West Bradley Avenue, Champaign, IL 61821
    Enjoy the stars and planets at Illinois second largest planetarium. more info  map


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