• Visit our Underground Railroad sites - Jacksonville has more than anywhere else in the state
  • See the home of General Grierson, a Civil War hero, and listen to Voices of Jacksonville presentation,  then visit General Grierson's grave site in Jacksonville East Cemetery
  • Tour the Governor Duncan Mansion, the only existing Governor's Mansion outside Springfield
  • Follow the steps of Abraham Lincoln as you explore the Looking for Lincoln wayside exhibits
  • Take a ride on our Eli Bridge Ferris Wheel in Community Park
  • Walk through the Prairie Land Heritage Museum with it's restored church, school and blacksmith shop
  • Take a walking tour and enjoy the historic neighborhood surrounding our inn

"Jacksonville has a lot to offer history "buffs" and Blessings is the absolute perfect "home base!"  - from BnBFinder