Utica, Illinois

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Utica, Illinois, USA

Attractions in Utica, Illinois

Amusements

  • Public Art Murals

    Located in downtown
    Visit these murals throughout downtown Ottawa that portray figures or events that have been important to Ottawa's history, including local industry, prominent citizens, or the creation of a major...
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Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Hegeler Carus Mansion

    1307 Seventh Street
    LaSalle, IL 61301
    815-224-6543
    Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this 57 room Victorian mansion, is open on Wednesday through Sunday afternoons, for one hour tours. The seven-level mansion has 16,000-square-feet...
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  • Reddick Mansion Association

    100 West Lafayette Street
    Ottawa, IL 61350
    815-434-2737
    This three-story, 22-room mansion is one of the most expensive and elaborate Italianate homes constructed prior to the Civil War. Several of the rooms have been restored. Today the mansion is home...
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  • Weber House and Gardens

    1503 Baker Street
    Utica, IL 61364
    Streator
    815-672-8327
    This elegant home offers a look back into the 18th century with beautiful furnishings and lush gardens. Take a tour through the house and grounds and enjoy the splendor of days gone by.
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Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Lincoln - Douglas Debate Memorial

    Located in Washington Square Park
    815-434-2737
    Large bronze statues complete with a reflecting pond, outlined in limestone, and a fountain commemorates the location of the first Lincoln - Douglas debate on August 21, 1858.
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  • Lock # 14 - Illinois & Michigan Canal

    Intersection of Route 351 and Canal Road
    LaSalle, IL 61301
    1800-926-2262
    This is one of fifteen locks, built on the Illinois & Michigan Canal, to to accommodate the differences in elevation along the route. Restored to its 1848 condition, this lock is representative of...
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Museums & Galleries

  • LaSalle County Historical Museum

    101 East Canal Street
    Utica, IL 61373
    815-667-4861
    Housed in an 1848 warehouse on the I & M Canal, this museum features an array of Native American artifacts, and early La Salle County historical items including period furnishings, clothing and farm...
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  • Ottawa Scouting Museum

    1100 Canal Street
    Ottawa, IL 61350
    815-431-9353
    This museum celebrates, preserves and promotes the traditions of the Boy and Girl Scouts, as well as Camp Fire Boys and Girls. On display is a variety of memorabilia including uniforms and...
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Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Frozen Waterfalls

    Starved Rock State Park
    Utica, IL 61373
    During this time of year, the waterfalls at Starved Rock freeze completely! As the weather grows colder the ice falls grow larger and can be as much as eighty feet high. This winter wonder is a...
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Tours & Cruises

  • Belle of the Rock

    1 Dee Bennett Road
    Utica, IL 61350
    Located at Starved Rock State Park
    815-434-9200
    Enjoy a one hour cruise on an authentic paddlewheel boat. The boat leaves from Starved Rock State Park.
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  • Historic Auto Tour

    100 West Lafayette
    Ottawa, IL 61350
    Take a tour of Ottawa in your own vehicle. The tour includes 26 historic houses, buildings and historic sites. A tour book with information on each location, a map, and directions can be obtained...
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  • Waterfall and Canyon Tours

    Rt. 178
    Utica, IL 61373
    Starved Rock and Matthiessen State Parks
    This outdoor adventure includes a guided walk through waterfalls and canyons and a trolley ride. A special lunch is included.
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Vineyards, Wineries & Breweries

  • August Hill Winery

    106 Mill Street
    Utica, IL 61373
    815-667-5211
    This family owned winery offers wonderful tours, a tasting room with artisan cheese and gourmet chocolates and a shop where you can purchase handcrafted wines.
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  • Illinois River Winery

    723 South Clark Street
    Utica, IL 61373
    815-667-4012
    Visit this winery and tasting room and discover the delicious wines from the Illinois River Valley.
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  • Starved Rock Wine Cottage

    Route 178
    Utica, IL 61373
    815-667-4550
    This quaint wine cottage features regional Illinois wines. Visitors enjoy sampling the wines while shopping for gourmet foods, wine accessories and unique gifts.
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