Illinois' National Parks

Explore the Park Sites of the Land of Lincoln


Select a park, and start your adventure in Illinois with Best Western hotels.

Illinois consistently proves to be a premier travel destination. With a variety of attractive and charming cities, a wide variety of exciting attractions, and so many fun hidden gems, your next visit is sure to be memorable. Plan your trip to the Prairie State and make your way to the central region – the city of Springfield is ideal, as it's home to the Lincoln Home National Historic Site.

Open year round, minus a few major holidays, the Lincoln Home NHS truly is one of the must-visit attractions in the state. Check out the Lincoln Home Visitor Center for all the details on guided tours of the house. You can watch a short film on Lincoln, his family, and when he purchased the house.

Whether you're simply passing through Springfield, are a fan of Civil War-era history, or hoping to gain more insight into the life of the 16th President of the United States, don't miss the Lincoln Home National Historic Site.