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Historic Dana-Thomas House Neighborhood Walking Tour

Historic Dana-Thomas House Neighborhood Walking Tour. A self-guided, one-mile, walking tour. Visit 15 sites, learn about the area’s people and history while following along in a colorful booklet and map. See National historic landmarks including the Dana-Thomas House, Hickox Apartments, Governor’s Mansion, and Vachel Lindsay home, as well as a home where Charles Lindbergh stayed and houses of Susan Lawrence Dana’s neighbors.

Click Here to view a downloadable pdf of the Walking Tour Booklet or pick one up at the Foundation Office 302 E. Lawrence Avenue, Springfield, IL, available during standard business hours. 217-788-9452

This walking tour was recently featured on Illinois Stories. To view the video Click Here

The Sumac Shop is located across from the Dana-Thomas House at 302 E. Lawrence Avenue