Enjoy Convenient Access to Millikin University
Whether you’re in town to visit a student, see a show at the Kirkland Fine Arts Center or cheer on the “Big Blue” athletic teams, enjoy staying just five miles from the beautiful Millikin University campus when you book a room at the Country Inn & Suites, Decatur hotel. After enjoying a great night’s sleep, you can venture outdoors to explore the nearby Rock Springs Nature Center or the Decatur Park District. If you’re looking to add some educational fun to your trip, spend the day at the Children’s Museum of Illinois for interactive fun the whole family can enjoy, or learn about the Decatur area’s history at the Hieronymus Mueller Museum. Plan a visit during the annual Decatur Celebration, and you can experience the excitement of the state’s largest street festival with eight performance stages and more than 70 food vendors.
Enjoy staying close to these area attractions:
- Children's Museum of Illinois (6 miles)
For interactive fun and education, take the whole family to visit the two levels of exhibits at the Children’s Museum of Illinois.
Phone: +1 (217) 423-5437
- Decatur Celebration
If you visit in August, be sure to take part in the Decatur Celebration for great entertainment, delicious food and exciting carnival rides at the state’s largest street festival.
Phone: +1 (217) 423-4222
- Decatur Park District
The Decatur Park District offers countless opportunities for active fun with a golf course, a family aquatic center, an indoor sports center, a dog park, the Scovill Zoo and more.
Phone: +1 (217) 422-5911
- Hieronymus Mueller Museum (6 miles)
Learn about the history of the Decatur area every Thursday through Sunday by touring the displays and exhibits of the Hieronymus Mueller Museum.
Phone: +1 (217) 423-6161
- Kirkland Fine Arts Center (5 miles)
From energetic dance shows to the swelling sounds of a symphony, theatrical productions to rocking concerts, the Kirkland Fine Arts Center offers incredible entertainment for all ages.
Phone: +1 (217) 424-6318
- Millikin University (5 miles)
With an innovative educational philosophy called “Performance Learning”, Millikin University has been producing top-notch professionals for over 100 years. The school’s picturesque campus is the perfect place to enjoy a scenic tour during your Decatur visit.
Phone: +1 (217) 424-6210
- Rock Springs Nature Center (7.5 miles)
Hike the trails, fish in the ponds, or visit the Ecocenter museum when you visit the Rock Springs Nature Center. This interactive and entertaining park is just a short drive from the hotel.
Phone: +1 (217) 423-4913