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Time Here

Temperatures are falling. Time for hoodies, scarves, and maybe even gloves when you venture outdoors. Spend some time going for a walk or a hike, enjoying the crisp, brisk breeze as it gently touches your cheek and ruffles your hair. Or take a drive to view the resplendent autumn foliage.

Indoors or outdoors, Lee County has you covered. Click and scroll to encounter the FUNexpected.

See LEE

Hi! It’s nice to have you here on the website for Lee County, Illinois. How about we give you a quick overview of the some of the things you’ll encounter?

First off, you can go through the categories of things on the menu and pick what you like or you can go to the Communities section and see what each town has to offer. Each community has its own personality and its own fun and flavor.

History? Well, there’s the Ronald Reagan Boyhood Home and the John Deere Historic Site. If the great outdoors is your thing there are wildlife preserves, a state natural area, and the nationally known Nachusa Grasslands — where the buffalo roam. (Well, they’re technically bison.)

And if you travel in an RV or love to go camping you’ll be glad to know that Lee County has four safe and family-friendly campgrounds and an incomparable private ownership campground.

So that’s it. A thumbnail of Lee County, where the pace is casual, the folks are friendly, and restaurants and cafes serve meals you’ll savor at prices so reasonable you may be tempted to order dessert, too.

 

You’ll certainLEE find something you enjoy, and we can’t wait to see you!

Camping

Sunshine. Swimming. Hiking. Food cooked over an open fire. And sleeping in fragrant stillness surrounded by trees and fireflies. What could be better? Learn More

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Lee County provides plenty of family fun. Shopping at craft shows and farmers markets. Walking through car shows. Attending concerts, theatre productions or even a drive-in movie. Not to mention the fairs and festivals. What are you waiting for? Learn More

Entertainment & Attractions

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Historic Sites

Learn about men whose inventions and intentions impacted the world, how our food and our news were made before factories and satellite communications, and that there’s an intriguing thread of human history connecting people in unanticipated ways. Learn More

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Museums & Arts

History buffs will love displays showcasing the early life of Presidents Reagan and Lincoln, and depicting frontier life as well as railroad travel in the 1800’s. Many artists around the Midwest display and sell their wares at the local art shows throughout the spring and fall. Learn More

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Nature & Outdoor Fun

Getting back to nature isn’t just an overused catch-phrase. It’s an ideal. A state of mind. A way of connecting with the pure essence and tranquility of the outdoors. Learn More

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Find Something to Do

This search tool offers you many ways to find the perfect activity for you. Select a Community to see what activities are available or select an activity in all communities. And if you’re looking for something additional, simply enter a keyword. 

Weddings. Meetings. Parties.

Happy occasions or business meetings, seminars or workshops, if you need a place we have the space. Scroll through the pictures and listings or check out the list to see what fits your needs, then click the link to see more.

CompleteLEE Adorable

Nachusa Grasslands
Franklin Grove

Photo courtesy of Steve Toole.

Sleep SoundLEE

There’s so much to see in Lee County that you’ll undoubtedLEE need to spend a few nights. We invite you to rest up in one of many accommodations to suit your tastes. Cozy bed and breakfasts, secluded rentals, comfy camping spots or convenientLEE located hotels await your reservations. 

You’ll Have A

LoveLEE

Time Here

Temperatures are falling. Time for hoodies, scarves, and maybe even gloves when you venture outdoors. Spend some time going for a walk or a hike, enjoying the crisp, brisk breeze as it gently touches your cheek and ruffles your hair. Or take a drive to view the resplendent autumn foliage.

Indoors or outdoors, Lee County has you covered. Click and scroll to encounter the FUNexpected.

See LEE

Hi! It’s nice to have you here on the website for Lee County, Illinois. How about we give you a quick overview of the some of the things you’ll encounter?

First off, you can go through the categories of things on the menu and pick what you like or you can go to the Communities section and see what each town has to offer. Each community has its own personality and its own fun and flavor.

History? Well, there’s the Ronald Reagan Boyhood Home and the John Deere Historic Site. If the great outdoors is your thing there are wildlife preserves, a state natural area, and the nationally known Nachusa Grasslands — where the buffalo roam. (Well, they’re technically bison.)

And if you travel in an RV or love to go camping you’ll be glad to know that Lee County has four safe and family-friendly campgrounds and an incomparable private ownership campground.

So that’s it. A thumbnail of Lee County, where the pace is casual, the folks are friendly, and restaurants and cafes serve meals you’ll savor at prices so reasonable you may be tempted to order dessert, too.

 

You’ll certainLEE find something you enjoy, and we can’t wait to see you!

PLEASE NOTE: All hours listed will be effective AFTER shelter-in-place has been lifted.

There are no upcoming events at this time.

CompleteLEE Adorable

Nachusa Grasslands

Photo courtesy of Steve Toole.

Find Something To Do

This search tool offers you many ways to find the perfect activity for you. Select a Community to see what activities are available or select an activity in all communities. And if you’re looking for something additional, simply enter a keyword.

 

Weddings. Meetings. Parties.

Happy occasions or business meetings, seminars or workshops, if you need a place we have the space. Scroll through the pictures and listings or check out the list to see what fits your needs, then click the link to see more.

Sleep SoundLEE

There’s so much to see in Lee County that you’ll undoubtedLEE need to spend a few nights. We invite you to rest up in one of many accommodations to suit your tastes. Cozy bed and breakfasts, secluded rentals, comfy camping spots or convenientLEE located hotels await your reservations.