SPRINGFIELD, ILLINOIS

Best Time Visit Illinois


Springfield, the capital of Illinois, is deeply connected to Abraham Lincoln's life and heritage. In Springfield you will find a nice set of sites and historic places portraying Lincoln's life.

See:
Best time to visit Springfield, Illinois
When not to go to Springfield, Illinois
What to visit in Springfield, Illinois
Hotels and flights to Springfield, Illinois

See also:
Best time to travel to Illinois
Best time to visit Chicago
Best time to travel to Galena


See: Map of Illinois State


WHAT TO VISIT IN SPRINGFIELD

At the excellent Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, you can experience the life and times of Lincoln, and get tips for your tour to historic Lincoln sites in Illinois. 

Springfield's Old State Capitol and Springfield's Oak Ridge Cemetery (where Lincoln and his family are buried) are very popular sites. 


BEST TIME TO VISIT SPRINGFIELD

If you privilege agreeable and sunny days, early and mid Autumn is the best time to visit Springfield.

Spring, or late Fall and Winter are good times to enjoy indoor activities and benefit from lower accommodation rates and fewer crowds.

Summer is the most popular season to visit Springfield (accommodation and service prices peak in June, July, August and September).  

Winter is severe, and this is the off-peak season.  


WHEN NOT TO GO TO SPRINGFIELD

If you want low accommodation rates, then June through September aren't good months. 

Also the winter months and their severe weather conditions, unless you are a winter sports lover.

See the Springfield Weather Data Map below, for details about the weather in the region.

Springfield Weather Map

Springfield Weather Map


HOTELS AND FLIGHTS TO SPRINGFIELD, ILLINOIS

Downtown Springfield and Dirksen Parkway proximities offer a wide range of accommodation. 

Springfield's Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport is linked with St. Louis Lambert Airport, Chicago Midway Airport and Chicago O'Hare airports for daily flights.

 

 

 

Top .... Home Page