2014 Meeting Planner Guide - Military and Veterans - page 10-11

By the
Numbers.
SPRINGFIELD ILLINOIS
9
213
138
Stores at Simon
White Oaks Mall.
Central Illinois’ largest enclosed
retail shopping facility.
4
,
000
Hotel Rooms to accommodate
a military reunion of any size.
Golf
Courses
22,000
1,600
Union & Confederate
Soldiers buried
at Camp Butler
Restaurants
Illinois citizens who
gave their lives in the
pursuit of liberty
during WWII.
200,000
Square Feet of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
Distinct
convention
areas
210,170
Metro Area Population
Travels thru Springfield
Weight in tons of white
concrete globe at WWII
Illinois Veterans Memorial
1-800
545-
7300
55
72
The Interstates that
intersect in Springfield
More than 17 Military
Memorials & Historically
Important Sites
To contact
the SCVB
1
Wooden leg of General Santa Anna
at the Illinois State Military Museum
1,700
Distance in miles
Lincoln’s funeral
train traveled from
Washington, DC, to
Springfield, IL.
17
22
3
1,2-3,4-5,6-7,8-9 12-13,14-15,16-17,18-19,20-21,22-23,24-25,26-27,28-29,30-31,...86
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