Du Quoin Vacation Packages
Du Quoin is a great place to stay while you are in Carbondale as some of the city’s main attractions are within easy reach. Two sights that should top every visitor’s to-do list is the fabulous Pyramid State Park and the iconic Pinckneyville Fairgrounds. If you have time, don’t miss the Benton City Park and the Franklin County Fairgrounds.
Du Quoin offers some interesting museums and theaters nearby that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Visit some of the noteworthy museums including the General John A. Logan Museum in Murphysboro and the Veterans Military Museum in West Frankfort.
There are a number of natural gifts here as well, so don’t miss the nearby green spaces. Immerse yourself in nature and enjoy the sunshine in local parks and gardens such as the Coal Miner's Memorial Park in West Frankfort. Grab your camera and explore the well-used natural reserves for which this area is famous, like the Lake Murphysboro State Park in Murphysboro.
Work on your backswing at the Hickory Ridge Public Golf Center, amongst the best greens around.
Sports fans should book tickets for nearby Rent One Park, Marion to see the Southern Illinois Miners taking on visiting rivals. On game days the stadium becomes a sea of black, silver, white and gold, as local baseball lovers gather to cheer on their home-grown heroes.
When you’re ready to rest up after enjoying the many charms of Du Quoin, check in to one of the area's many short and long stay accommodation options. Make reservations for the Super 8 Du Quoin, the Americas Best Value Inn, West Frankfort, or the Magnuson Hotel Benton.