The City of Champaign, IL
Champaign is a popular city in the state of Illinois with a total of 80,286 residents living there. Champaign is ranked as the tenth most populated city in Illinois and the 351st most populated city in the United States, and is located in Champaign County. The largest nearby city to Champaign is Urbana, approximately 5 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Champaign, including Best Wok, Domino's Pizza, Champaign-Days Inn, Hardee's On Bradley and Dos Reales Mexican Restaurant. For a larger selection of Champaign restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Champaign Museums, Arenas, Botanical Gardens and/or Golf Courses, including the Spurlock Museum, Assembly Hall - University of Illinois, University of Illinois Conservatory and Plant Collection, Sousa Archives and Center for American Music and Orpheum Children's Science Museum. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Champaign please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Champaign:
- University Of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Williard Airport (CMI)
Champaign, Illinois Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Champaign experiences an average high temperature of 32 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 16 degrees with an average rainfall of 1.9 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Champaign with daytime temperatures averaging 82 degrees in the summer, and 36 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Champaign to receive an average of 2.22 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.09 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 109 degrees in the summer and as low as -25 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Champaign should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 63 degrees, and nighttime lows of 42.
Champaign, Illinois Attractions
1Assembly Hall - University of Illinois - Champaign,
Assembly Hall is a large dome-shaped indoor arena, located in Champaign, Illinois, and is part of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
2Blue Needle Golf Course - Fairmount,
The Blue Needle Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Vermilion County Illinois. Built in 1988, this Fairmount course designed by John Drew is open mar 1 to nov 1. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 217-427-5536. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 9202 Blue Needle Dr, Fairmount, IL 61841
3Brookhill Golf Course - Rantoul,
The Brookhill Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Champaign County Illinois. Built in 1993, this Rantoul course is open jan 1 to dec 22. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 217-893-1200. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: N Maplewood Dr, Rantoul, IL 61866
4Bryant Cottage State Historic Site - Bement,
The Bryant Cottage State Historic Site is a simple, 1856 four-room house located in Bement, Illinois in the U.S. state of Illinois. It is preserved by the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency as an example of Piatt County, Illinois pioneer architecture and as a key historic site in the 1858 Lincoln-Douglas debates.
5Ironhorse Golf Course - Tuscola,
The Ironhorse Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Douglas County Illinois. Built in 1997, this Tuscola course designed by Paul Loague is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 217-253-6644. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 2000 Ironhorse Dr, Tuscola, IL 61953
6Lake of the Woods Golf Club(Lake of The Woods Course at Lake of the Woods Golf Club ) - Mahomet,
The Lake of the Woods Golf Club(Lake of The Woods Course at Lake of the Woods Golf Club ) is a 27 hole public golf course in Champaign County Illinois. Built in 1954, this Mahomet course designed by Robert B. Harris is open mar 1 to nov 30. For tee time information call the pro shop at 217-586-2183. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 405 N Lake Of The Woods Rd, Mahomet, IL 61853
7Mabery Gelvin Botanical Garden - Mahomet,
The Mabery Gelvin Botanical Garden is a botanical garden located just off State Route 47, one mile north of Interstate 74, in Mahomet, Illinois. It is open during daylight hours; admission is free.
8Monticello Railway Museum - Monticello,
The Monticello Railway Museum is a non-profit railroad museum that is situated in Monticello, Illinois. It is home to over 100 pieces of railroad equipment, including several restored diesel locomotives and cars.
9Octave Chanute Aerospace Museum - Rantoul,
The Octave Chanute Aerospace Museum, the largest aviation museum in Illinois, occupies part of the grounds of the decommissioned Chanute Air Force Base in Rantoul, Illinois. It and the base were named for Octave Chanute, railroad engineer and aviation pioneer. The museum is dedicated to the life and works of Chanute, the former air base, the history of aviation in the state of Illinois, and hosts an annual air show.
10Orpheum Children's Science Museum - Champaign,
The Orpheum Children's Science Museum is a children's science museum that is situated in an old Orpheum Theatre in downtown Champaign, . The Museum covers all of the entrance to the theater, and some adjoining space outside. There are plans to turn the stage and theater part into exhibits soon. The Orpheum has many exhibits, ranging from a simple machines castle to a musical instrument made of pvc tubing.
Champaign, Illinois Hotels
10Candlewood Suites Champaign-urbana University Area
1917 Moreland Blvd
Champaign, IL 61822
Champaign, Illinois Restaurants
This is a list of Champaign Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Pizza Restaurants, Chicken Restaurants and Fast Foods & Carry Out. Happy Dining!
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