Welcome to the Illinois Office of Tourism's online media center. We’re here to assist you as you research, write and produce your Illinois stories. Illinois has something for everyone: world-class shopping, historic sites and indoor and outdoor adventures. It’s a geographically, historically and culturally diverse state. As you begin to navigate through this site, we think you’ll agree!
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This is a big year for Route 66, and people around the world are celebrating the historic highway’s 90th anniversary. First designated as a road in 1926, Route ...Read More
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