Attractions

Jackson and Main Street
Exit 82
Altamont, Illinois 62411
217-483-6397

Dr. C.M. Wright built this stately Renaissance revival home in 1889. It was subsequently owned by his son, also a doctor, and his grandson, an attorney. The lineage ended with the third Mr. Wright, who donated his home as a museum.

Jefferson Ave
Exit 159
Effingham, Illinois 62401

The Effingham County Cultural Center and Museum Association came into existence as the result of a desire to promote interpretitive culture and history as a means of increasing public awareness of the history of Effingham County and the National Road.

Jefferson Ave
Exit 159
Effingham, Illinois 62401
217-342-5310

On Veteran's Day, November 11, 1991 the first three stones of the Memorial were dedicated in honor of all Effingham County Veterans. The "Memorial Name Stone" addition was dedicated on Armed Forces Day, May 19, 2012.

1325 Outer Belt West
Exit 160
Effingham, Illinois 62401
217-540-2788

National, regional, and local performers take center stage at the Effingham Performance Center! The EPC, a not-for-profit theater, hosts a wide variety of programs, including performances by The Doobie Brothers, Charlie Pride, Kellie Pickler and Bob Saget, this year alone.

1820 Avenue of Mid America
Exit 160
Effingham, Illinois 62401
217-342-2002

Firefly Grill is a modern roadhouse restaurant located on the shores of Kristie Lake. Cheif Niall Campbell and his wife Kristie own and operate this oasis of American-fresh cuisine in the heart of the Midwest.

1901A West Evergreen
Exit 162
Effingham, Illinois 62401
888-300-4677

Make sure you visit this 30,000 square foot showroom filled with over 200 classic cars and motorcycles. Heartland Classics has items that are available for purchase as well as museum items. Their goal is to help you find your dream car or motorcycle at a great price!

1001 Ford Ave., Exit 160
Effingham, Illinois 62401
800-347-0105

Since 1882, Hodgson Mill has been grinding whole grains and making nutritious foods that are full of natural flavor but free of artificial preservatives, additives and colorings.

507 E. Fayette Ave
Exit 159
Effingham, Illinois 62401
217-347-7790

1315 Althoff Ave
Exit 162
Effingham, Illinois 62401
217-342-3494

Legacy Harley-Davidson is not only a great place tp stock up on the latest Harley-Davidson gear, but it is an attraction that brings thousands of visitors to Effingham each year.

2900 N. Third St.
Exit 162
Effingham, Illinois 62401
217.540.4398

A $500 bank loan was all it took for a young tool and die maker in Effingham to turn his Corvette dreams into a reality. Mike Yager began selling Corvette accessories in 1974 at regional car shows.

110 S. Garrett
Exit 159
Teutopolis , Illinois 62467

The museum is a prism into the history of the settlers of the Teutopolis region and the Franciscans who ministered to them.

410 W. Fayette Ave.
Exit 159
Effingham, Illinois 62401
217-821-2774

Calling all car lovers!

1499 N 2170 St.
Farina, Illinois 62838
618-322-6330
Pike Ave.
Exit 159
Effingham, Illinois 62401
217-347-2846

The Cross at the Crossroads is certainly an engineering wonder, but its greatest miracle is its call to travelers from every faith, background and circumstance, reminding them of the positive values shared and cherised by all.

Outer Belt West
Exit 160
Effingham, Illinois 62401
217-342-5310

The TREC trail system is a public trail designed to create recreational opportunities. The trails provide a great place for visitors to exercise, whether it is riding bikes, roller blading, or walking.

2200 Historic Hills Drive
Exit 162
Effingham, Illinois 62401
217-347-9463

Tuscan Hills Winery provides an Old-World Tuscan feel--a relaxing and intimate setting--in the heart of Effingham. They offer wine tastings daily, and host a number of meetings, parties and feature live entertainment.