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Champaign, Illinois, USA

Attractions in Champaign, Illinois

Amusements

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

  • Olympic Tribute, The
    Dodds Park, N. Mattis Avenue
    217-398-2550, 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
    2400 West Bradley Avenue, Champaign, IL 61821
    217-351-2528, Watch many performances by Parklands theatrical, choral, and instrumental groups. more info  map

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

  • Station Theatre
    223 North Broadway, Champaign, IL 61801
    217-384-4000, 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
    203 West Park Avenue, Champaign, IL 61820
    217-356-9053, Enjoy Gospel musical performances and off Broadway productions at this 1921 Renaissance palace. more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Champaign County Historical Museum
    102 East University Avenue, Champaign, IL 61820
    217-356-1010, 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
    North Route 47 (1 mile north of I-74) Mahomet
    217-586-2612, 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
    2400 West Bradley Avenue, Champaign, IL 61821
    Parkland College
    217-351-2485, 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
    1103 South Sixth Street, Champaign, IL 61820
    217-244-9309, See Sousa's Personal music library, period band uniforms, musical instruments and more. more info  map

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

  • Monticello Railway Museum
    992 Iron Horse Place, Monticello, IL 61856
    Located at I-72, Exit 166
    217-762-9011, 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
    1301 West Green Street, Champaign, IL 61801
    217-333-1361, Explore exhibits on anthropology, biology, and geology. more info  map

  • Octave Chanute Aerospace Museum
    1011 Pacesetter Drive, Champaign, IL 61820
    Rantoul
    217-893-1613, 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
    346 North Neil Street, Champaign, IL 61820
    217-352-5895, Childrens science museum more info  map

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Curtis Orchard
    3902 South Duncan Road, Champaign, IL 61822
    217-359-5565, 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
    2400 West Bradley Avenue, Champaign, IL 61821
    217-351-2446, Enjoy the stars and planets at Illinois second largest planetarium. more info  map

  

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