Latest News on COVID-19 | Springfield, Illinois | Visit Springfield

Updated on March 24, 2021


We are here for you as you plan your travel adventure to Springfield.  

When you are comfortable, we will be ready.

 The City of Springfield and Visit Springfield are closely monitoring COVID-19. Stay up-to-date with what is happening in the State of Illinois by visiting Governor Pritzker Facebook page. For more information on Governor Pritzker's Phase 4: Revitalization, click here

Please keep both our locals and visitors safe

  • If you are experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms, please keep everyone safe and reschedule your visit to Springfield.
  • Bring your own PPE, such as face covering and hand sanitizer
  • Practice social distancing
  • Be prepared to reserve your activities in advance in order to help our partners be prepared for your visit.
  • Support local business as much as possible while visiting. 

Springfield Visitors Center

Open Monday - Friday 9 am - 5 pm.  Currently closed on the weekends. Just give us a quick call at 217-789-2360 if you have any questions. For a list of the Visitors Center's Safety Precautions & Video, click here. 

Springfield Sites

Many of our sites & attractions are open. Please check directly with each sites website or Facebook for the latest updates. 

Eat + Drink

Restaurants and bars are open for indoor dining. Curbside & delivery are still available as well. Check with each location prior to dining for more details. For a full list of out local dining spots, click here.

Breweries & Wineries are also open for indoor seating. Check with each location prior to for full operational info.  For a full list of Brew + Wine, click here.


Help show support to our local businesses today! Get a Local First's “Shop Local Springfield Card.” 

Springfield & Sangamon County are committed to stopping the spread of COVID-19. Our local businesses are unifying and pledging to GO ALL OUT to ensure the health and safety of anyone who walks through their business doors. We are ALL ready to get back to life and business as usual once again, but safely. Taking the ALL IN 4U pledge signals an individual and collaborative effort to continue minimizing the incidence of COVID-19 in our city and county.  For more info: 

Other COVID-19 Resources

From Abe's Perfect Journey & Legendary Route 66 to Best of Springfield & Illinois Made Springfield Markers, Springfield's got just what you need to make your visit a perfect one.