at Lincoln-Herndon Law Office
1 S. Old State Capitol Plaza Springfield, IL 62701 | 217-789-2360 | Hours: Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Stop by and find all the information you need to help create your legendary experience in Springfield. One of our travel experts is available to help you with any of your questions. Parking passes are available for metered parking spaces - just ask! While you are here, be sure to see the installation of the Lincoln-Herndon Law Office as well as the U.S. Post Office, which was located in the building from 1841-1849.

COVID 19 Reopening Safety Precautions

Click here for more information on the opening of our sites + attractions.

1. Masks are required for all visitors entering the Visitor Center. Masks are available for free if visitors do not have one
2. Hand sanitizer is available throughout the Visitor Center
3. Offering a separate entrance and exit with one way traffic throughout the building
4. Social distancing of six feet required for all visitors
5. For groups of several people, consider limiting numbers that go inside
6. Capacity limits will be observed to maintain social distancing
7. Visitor Center is frequently cleaned and sanitized to prevent any contamination, limited touch points throughout
8. Plexiglas barriers separate Visitor Center staff from guests
9. Prepackaged brochure bags with a Springfield Visitor Guide, Map Sheet and Explorer Passport are available for guests. Other brochures available upon request
10. Springfield Visitor Guides are available just outside the Visitor Center entrance for those who prefer to stay outside
11. Toll free number, 800-545-7300, for additional information
12. Visitor Center employees will ask guests to voluntarily provide contact tracing information should we need to contact you in the future
13. Visit Springfield contact information provided should guest need to reach out to the Visitor Center post visit
14. When bathrooms become available to the general public, they will be cleaned and disinfected regularly based on Visitor Center traffic and use

Meet the Springfield Visitors Center Team

Jeff Berg
Tourism Manager
(217) 789-2360 ext. 5528
Sheila Hunter
Administration Clerk (Youth Group Tours)
(217) 789-2360 ext. 5520
Zhavier Harris
Marketing Specialist
(217) 789-2360 ext. 5521

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  • Springfield Visitors Center:
    1 S. Old State Capitol Plaza, Springfield, IL 62701

  • Visit Springfield Admin:
    109 N. Seventh St., Springfield, IL 62701

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