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Springfield Map, Illinois

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Springfield Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Springfield with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Springfield useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Springfield!

Springfield Travel Guide

Springfield is the capital city for the state of Illinois, US. It is also the county seat for Sangamon County. The importance of this city increases, as Abraham Lincoln spent some of his precious years here. In 1908 the city was hit by a race riot as two African Americans were killed, although the law had never found them guilty of anything. This resulted in the formation of NAACP (National Association for the... read more

Springfield Sightseeing

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum and Library is one of the most important tourist hot spots in Springfield. This awesome museum features some of the very rare artifacts that are related to Abraham Lincoln and many people who used to be around him during those days. The museum interiors are 21st century style and hence they make this place an important tourist hot spot worth visiting. read more

Springfield History

In 1821 the city of Springfield was tagged as the county seat of the Sangamon County. The major reasons were the trading opportunities available in the city, the fertile soil, and the huge number of settlers who were coming to the city from various other cities like North Carolina, Virginia, and Kentucky. read more

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