Visit Attractions near This Hotel’s Location in Springfield, IL
The Country Inn & Suites hotel’s location in southeast Springfield, IL puts guests near top attractions like the Dana-Thomas House and the Henson Robinson Zoo. Situated just off I-55, the hotel offers comfortable lodging
and easy access to the Prairie Capital Convention Center, where you can attend concerts, rodeos and trade shows. Visit the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum to learn more about the nation’s 16th president, and take the kids to ride go-karts at Knight’s Action Park. With at least 24 hours advance notice, the hotel also offers a complimentary shuttle to the Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (SPI) and major events at the Crowne Plaza Springfield.Don't miss these must-see attractions:
- Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum (5.9 miles)
History buffs can visit this museum and library, which exhibits Abraham Lincoln's personal effects and hosts events throughout the year.
Phone: +1 (217) 558-8844
- Dana-Thomas House (4.8 miles)
Designed in 1901, the 12,000-square-foot Dana-Thomas House was designed in 1902 and is one of Frank Lloyd Wright's early "Prairie" homes.
Phone: +1 (217) 782-6776
- Henson Robinson Zoo (4.3 miles)
Get up close and personal with more than 90 species, such as penguins, lemurs and pygmy goats, at this fascinating zoo..
Phone: +1 (217) 585-1821
- Illinois State Museum (5.2 miles)
Kids and adults can explore this museum’s hands-on exhibits about local history and art. They can even excavate a mastodon skeleton at the Mary Ann MacLean Play Museum.
Phone: +1 (217) 782-7386
- Illinois State Fairground Racetrack (8.2 miles)
Experience heart-pounding racing at this clay oval track, which is the site of five world records for automobile racing.
Phone: +1 (217) 782-6661
- Knight's Action Park and Caribbean Water Adventure (6 miles)
With miniature golf, batting cages, an arcade, go-karts, kid-friendly rides and a summer water park to choose from, Knight’s Action Park is sure to be popular with the family
Phone: +1 (217) 546-8881
- Lincoln Tomb (7.3 miles)
This National Historic Landmark is home to the remains of President Lincoln, his wife and three of their four sons.
Phone: +1 (217) 782-2717
- Prairie Capital Convention Center (5.7 miles)
Attend conferences, rodeos, concerts, ice shows and other events at this 44,000-square-foot, multipurpose venue.
Phone: +1 (217) 788-8800
- Sangamon Auditorium (3 miles)
This cultural hotspot hosts award-winning plays, musicals, operas and Broadway hits, so be sure to check the schedule during your stay.
Phone: +1 (217) 206-6160
Consider attending one of the many big events in Springfield:
Sports teams love this hotel's location near these athletic venues: