Where is the Heritage Corridor?
The Heritage Corridor Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) encompasses the communities and counties along the historic 97-mile Illinois and Michigan Canal National Heritage Corridor. The Heritage Corridor spans from the Chicago Portage Area just southwest of Chicago to LaSalle-Peru including the counties of Will, Grundy, LaSalle and Putnam. The region conveniently located along I-55 from Chicago to Joliet along I-80 west to LaSalle-Peru.

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Chicago Portage Area | Bolingbrook Area | Joliet Area
Morris Area | Starved Rock Area | Putnam County

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Apr. 18, 2014
Playlist Theater presents: Sam Llanas, formerly of the BoDeans
Playlist Theater, a cozy ...

Apr. 18, 2014
Wine & Shopping Tour
Board a Starved Rock Trol...

Apr. 19, 2014
Historic Trolley Tour
Board a trolley outside o...

Apr. 19, 2014
Ojibway Traditional Teachings, Song and Drum Circle with Ron Kanutski
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Apr. 19, 2014
Try Bloomimgton's Finest Micro Brew
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Apr. 19, 2014 - Apr. 20, 2014
Take a Hike...and a Lunch
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Apr. 20, 2014
Easter Day Brunch

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Welcome to Heritage Corridor

Welcome to Illinois' historic I&M Canal National Heritage Corridor. Situated between Lake Michigan and the Illinois River, the region is an outdoor recreational dream, beginning with miles of trails and waterways stretching from suburban Chicago all the way to Starved Rock State Park. Stay at four star hotels to cozy bed and breakfasts, explore Route 66, shop big-names and boutiques, dine on hearty home cooking or haute cuisine, and play at the area's exciting attractions and gaming venues.

The I&M Canal Heritage Corridor has everything you are looking for in a weekend getaway or your next tour or meeting.

Featured Attractions

I & M Canal
I & M Canal
Experience recreation up and down the historic I & M Canal...READ MORE

Route 66
Route 66
Joliet, Illinois Kicks on Route 66 with dining, shopping, ad...READ MORE

Starved Rock State Park
Starved Rock State Park
Starved Rock, one of the most beautiful places in Illinois...READ MORE
Starved Rock Country Marathon
May 10, 2014 - Register Today!...MORE INFO

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