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Thursday, March 19, 2015 12:00 am

Springfield’s museums and historic sites

 AeroKnow Museum Anyone looking for a complete parts manual for a World War II Martin B-26 Marauder – or another obscure relic from the aeronautical past – should visit AeroK
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Thursday, March 19, 2015 12:00 am

Where to find theater, dance and other cultural outlets

 Hoogland Center for the Arts  The city’s premier arts venue, the Hoogland Center for the Arts, is a magnet for practitioners and supporters of the arts. Named after the family that
Capital City Visitor
Thursday, March 19, 2015 12:00 am

Where to browse and buy

DEMO Project – This alternative gallery is actually a small cottage on the grounds of the Springfield Art Association which took its name from the fact that it was originally slated for demolition.
Capital City Visitor
Thursday, March 19, 2015 12:00 am

Springfield, where history comes alive!

 Visitor information Welcome to Springfield, Ill., home of Lincoln. The map on the opposite page features some of the city’s historic sites and places of interest. Besides visi
Capital City Visitor
Thursday, March 19, 2015 12:00 am

Springfield offers great parks, nature spots, gardens and prairie wilderness

 You’ve been doing a lot of walking, mostly from one historic site to the next. It’s not really the legwork that wears you out – you’ve simply taken in all the details a mind can absorb.
Capital City Visitor
Thursday, March 19, 2015 12:00 am

Come get your kicks on Route 66

 Freeways may offer easier and faster ways to travel from A to Z, but The Mother Road provides an historic and charming weekend getaway or a fun day trip.  As a thoroughfare
Capital City Visitor
Thursday, March 19, 2015 12:00 am

Historical day-tripping in the Land of Lincoln

 Ready, set, go, for a one-tank trip! These destinations are just a hop, skip and jump away – within three to four hours of Springfield. Head out to find the amazing sites in the corners and ed
Capital City Visitor
Thursday, March 19, 2015 12:00 am

Where to find live entertainment in the capital city

 The nightlife of Springfield and surrounding communities is diverse and robust. Blues, folk, jazz, rock, country, hip-hop, dance music, open mics and karaoke are all well represented on any give
Capital City Visitor
Thursday, March 19, 2015 12:00 am

Where to find live music & entertainment

 Alamo 115 N. Fifth St. (523-1455) Alamo II  310 N. Main St., Chatham (483-6699)  American Legion Post 32  1120 Sangamon Ave. (523-3415) American Legio
Capital City Visitor
Thursday, March 19, 2015 12:00 am

Noteworthy happenings in and around the capital city Event listings updated daily at illinoistimes.com

 March Lincoln’s Ghost Walk: Legends & Lore  March 10-Oct. 31, 7:30 p.m. Strange stories surrounding Lincoln’s life and death. Factual history-based walking tour of Lincoln sites s

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