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Wanna find stuff to do in Murphysboro? Here's an action packed itinerary for everyone. Murphysboro has an interesting selection of historical settings for the history lover in all of us to experience. Hamilton, Robert W., House, Hull, William H., House, and Hennessy, Cornelius, Building, are within reach for the adventurous. Though you may love it your 3rd grade macaroni poster is not art. So go and enjoy art as it should be experienced at St Clair Cnty Historical Society Museum. Going to the museum promotes creativity and intellectual curiosity, so you might want to stop at Carl L Schweinfurth Museum and Interpret, or Cobden Museum.

Up the ante with a little excitement. Going bowling is a great way to burn calories . Call some friends and roll over some pins while enjoying some fried food at Siuc Student Center. Or maybe get your BOWL ON at S I Bowling. Franklin County Fairground is not a bad drive and always has great fun stuff for all. Even when the fair is not in town there are usually tons of economical family things to do. From rides and attractions to swap meets and livestock exhibitions the local fairgrounds near Murphysboro are a great place to find kid friendly entertainment options. Get off the couch and check out whats going on but first check the Murphysboro Fair and Events Directory.

Need to re-energize after all this Need to feed ? Go for late night gluttony and satisfy your cravings for something with too many calories at Dairy Queen Brazier, or cruise to Dairy Queen for something quicker. Bon appetit! Time to decompress now. Like to find a nice place to hang while enjoying some Heinekin's, or find a fun place to get happily alight when you're in Murphysboro. Try something tasty maybe a Apricot Lady, or possibly a Vodka Martini. While in Murphysboro we can reccomend Corner Tavern The, 17th Street Bar & Grill Ctrng, or B & W Lounge. Wanna try a different itinerary, it's all good just reload the page to get a whole new plan. Or click new itinerary

AMUSEMENTS

Murphysboro, Illinois Citywide amusement games

A plethora of adventures for the kids are found nearby Murphysboro, Illinois. If you like karting or want to plan a family day the options are far reaching. Get in the car and get there! When you're in Murphysboro stop by Belle Rive Speedway or bounce to Bogie Hole Miniature Golf for some insane fun.

Bogie Hole Miniature Golf
(618) 549-5841
604 E Park St Apt 8
Carbondale, IL 62901

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Arena Park Golf
(573) 332-0860
2901 Hawthorne Rd
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

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Belle Rive Speedway
County Road 2100 E
Belle Rive, IL 62810

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Golden Putter
(618) 244-7888
218 Main St
Mount Vernon, IL 62864

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ARTSY PLACES

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Locate galleries and a variety of pop art within close proximity of Murphysboro. Whether you are looking for Realism Arts or just want to take in the scene at some local galleries, you'll find a variety of inspired ways to spend the day in in Murphysboro. Try Douglass School Art Place or get in touch with your artsy side at Carbondale Herald Printing.

Douglass School Art Place
(618) 687-3791
900 Douglas Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966

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Art Services Picture Framing
(618) 457-4086
306 South Illinois Avenue
Carbondale, IL 62901

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Associated Artist Gallery
(618) 457-4743
715 South University Avenue#102
Carbondale, IL 62901

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BARS

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Looking for a place to relax while enjoying too many Bud's or like to find a place to get way ploughed right here in Murphysboro. Try something tasty perhaps a Wild Strawberry Punch, Flying Grasshopper or possibly a Butterscotch Martini. While in Murphysboro pull up a chair at Corner Tavern The, 17th Street Bar & Grill Ctrng or B & W Lounge. To review all of the options peruse the Murphysboro, Illinois bar directory. Add your home away from home in the citywide bar directory.

Angels
(618) 684-4723
10524 Highway 149
Murphysboro, IL 62966

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Corner Tavern The
2003 Gartside St
Murphysboro, IL 62966

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B & W Lounge
(618) 687-9273
12 N 13th St
Murphysboro, IL 62966

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17th Street Bar & Grill Ctrng
(618) 684-8902
214 N 17th St
Murphysboro, IL 62966

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BOWLING

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Take some bros and throw some strikes while enjoying some cocktails at Siuc Student Center. Bowling is a blast and we've run down all the best places in Murphysboro, right here. Visit S I Bowling. Or to locate other bowling alleys nearby click on the Murphysboro, Illinois bowling directory. Know a place that's a complete seven ten split support our community and include it in our listings.

Siuc Student Center
(618) 453-2803
University Hts
Carbondale, IL 62901

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Heartland Bowling Tour
(618) 985-2323
12435 N Greenbriar Rd
Carterville, IL 62918

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S I Bowling
(618) 985-3755
10240 Samuel Rd
Carterville, IL 62918

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Herrin Bowl
(618) 942-4091
Route 148
Herrin, IL 62948

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BRAIN FREEZE

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Ice cream is not just an after meal treat. Want to try some new flavors? We have a million ways for you to get your ice cream jonez in Murphysboro. Looking for the ultimate Somerset Shortcake (Vanilla Ice Cream with Shortcake Pieces and Strawberry Swirl) or some fantastic vanilla we've got you covered. While you're in Murphysboro check out Jay's Frozen Custard or cruise over to Sara's Ice Cream. Have your own favorite place with superior root beer floats or superb frozen treats? Tell us about it here or add it to our listings.

Sherry's Tropical Sno
(618)724-7714
206 North Thomas Street
Christopher, IL 62822

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Ice Cream Corner
(573)264-4977
2302 Main Street
Scott City, MO 63780

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Jay's Frozen Custard
(618)241-9330
1204 Main Street
Mount Vernon, IL 62864

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Dairy Queen Brazier
(573)883-9800
18575 Highway 32
Sainte Genevieve, MO 63670

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COFFEE BARS

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Coffee is not as much a beverage choice as it is a lifestyle choice these days. The proliferation of flavor choices are best enjoyed when prepared by real professionals. Finding the right place makes the experience complete. Murphysboro has a dozen of great places to get caffeinated. Discover new flavors like Cinnamon Toddy Flavored Coffee or Chocolate Raspberry Flavored Coffee. Be sure to check out when you're in Murphysboro. Have a favorite place to get your Mocha? Tell your friends and write a review.

RESTAURANTS

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Restaurant choices abound in Murphysboro from meat and potatoes to casual dining there are wide ranging options to indulge your culinary cravings. Peruse the Murphysboro, Illinois restaurant listings and find some great places to try while you're in town. While you're in town be sure to check out 17th Street Bar & Grill Ctrng or drop by some of the other great local places like Angels or Cindy B'S Cafe.

Cindy B'S Cafe
(618) 684-2776
1110 Locust St
Murphysboro, IL 62966

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Angels
(618) 684-4723
10524 Highway 149
Murphysboro, IL 62966

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17th Street Bar & Grill Ctrng
(618) 684-8902
214 N 17th St
Murphysboro, IL 62966

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B & W Lounge
(618) 687-9273
12 N 13th St
Murphysboro, IL 62966

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FAIRGROUNDS

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The local fairgrounds always have amazing stuff to do. If you want to plan something with the kids the fairgrounds always have events scheduled that appeal to everyone. Even when the fair is not in town there are usually lots of interesting things to do. From rides and attractions to speedway racing and trade shows the local fairgrounds near Murphysboro are cool for finding a great way to spend the day. Get off the couch and check out whats going on at Franklin County Fairground.

FAST FOOD PLACES

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Need an energy boost that can only be provided by readily accessible yet highly processed food? We've got you covered from breakfast to late night gluttony satisfy your cravings for something with too many calories in Murphysboro. Feeling like you need to eat now how about a good old Calories: 760 or perchance a nice Arby's Ultimate BLT Sandwich? Find the best local fast food options surrounding Murphysboro here in the Citywide Information fast food directory. We recommend you check out Dairy Queen Brazier or drop by Dairy Queen. Buon appetito!

Dairy Queen
(618)457-5346
508 S Illinois Ave
Carbondale, IL 62901

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Dairy Queen Brazier
(618)724-9722
103 E Market St
Christopher, IL 62822

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Dimaggios Pizza
(618)724-7877
108 E Market St
Christopher, IL 62822

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Connie's Vienna Hot Dogs
(618)833-3747
1215 E Vienna St
Anna, IL 62906

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GOLF COURSES

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Why is golf more pleasureable than baseball or football? Well for starters pro golfers can answer a question without having to wait till they see the videotape. Now that's settled so clean off your irons throw your clubs in the car and check out the well groomed championship courses and driving ranges close by Murphysboro. Hickory Ridge Public Golf Center has some difficult water hazards that are complemented by beautiful grounds. Or head to the pro shop at Midland Hills Golf Course, check out the latest gear from Callaway or shave some points off your game with the new Cleveland Classic Blade 4 Blade Putters then cruise the cart over to the 19th hole Know of a place that's a total eagle? Tell others add it to our directory.

Jackson Country Club
(618) 684-2387
Country Club Rd
Murphysboro, IL 62966

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Stone Creek Golf Course
(618) 457-5455
503 Stone Creek Dr
Makanda, IL 62958

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Hickory Ridge Public Golf Center
(618) 529-4386
2727 W Glenn Rd
Carbondale, IL 62901

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Midland Hills Golf Course
(618) 529-3698
309 Midland Hills Rd
Makanda, IL 62958

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HISTORIC PLACES

Murphysboro, Illinois Citywide historical finds

Check out some history while you're in Murphysboro locals recommend Hamilton, Robert W., House, Hull, William H., House, or Hennessy, Cornelius, Building. Murphysboro has a unique assortment of historical surroundings for those who want to get in touch with history to enjoy. Look into the Murphysboro, Illinois historical places directory to find more great historical places within minutes of Murphysboro. Or browse the Illinois historical places directory to plan your outing and find information on all of the historical attractions in Illinois.

LIBRARIES

Murphysboro, Illinois library listing

Why should I go to the library? Pick a librarian's brain: Librarians can be great resources for either helping with your research or recommending books that you might be interested in. It feels more personal to have a real person to truly cater to your reading needs versus a smart algorithm. revisiting the classics like The Moonstone to masterfully written and fairly new books like Love Thy Neighbor by Mark Gilleo. It's all at the library for free! Whether you're interested in Sir Walter Scott or Ian MacMillan, the Murphysboro, Illinois library directory has a multitude of great libraries and reading rooms. Whatever your interests are you'll find a multitude of genres that include Horror, Sports, Science, and Music. impressing everyone with your huge brain while discussing the works of Joy Harjo at the office Christmas party.

MUSEUMS

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Murphysboro offers a dozen or more interesting museums and galleries to students and teachers who are interested in the arts. While in town get to St Clair Cnty Historical Society Museum or stop at Carl L Schweinfurth Museum and Interpret. Going to museums makes you smarter. Need another reason? There is a museum close to you. Still not convinced? How about inspiring contemporary art? Still don't know why you should go to the museum, here's another reason. Cool as it may be your Star Wars poster is not art so go find out what art really is at at Cobden Museum.

NIGHTLIFE

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Another night with your X Box and the bros is gonna be a sausage fest so let's hit the club and get some digits at the ragin night spots in the party capitol of Murphysboro. Your friends will stare in quizzical admiration while you order your third Champs-Elysées and bust your crazy C - Walk skills at 17th Street Bar & Grill. Afterwards check J & K'S Nite Club or check out the party people at Corner Tavern Be sure to tip the bartender and stop for some Rolaids before you hit up Dairy Queen for some after hours grindage. Know a place that's just crazy fun? Show some love and add it to theThe Murphysboro, Illinois nightlife directory.

Da-Nite
(618)684-3285
803 N 14th St
Murphysboro, IL 62966

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B & W Lounge
(618)687-9273
12 N 13th St
Murphysboro, IL 62966

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17th Street Bar & Grill
(618)684-3722
214 N 17th St
Murphysboro, IL 62966

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J & K'S Nite Club
(618)684-2188
1017 N 14th St
Murphysboro, IL 62966

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PARKS

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Murphysboro has a surprisingly interesting selection of local county parks and great places to be outside for families. Get your kite or Frisbee and visit Paul Ice Recreation Area or maybe stop by Pinckneyville Public Library and pick up a copy of God Save the Queen by Kate Locke, or another good book and spend some time in the shade at at Lake Murphysboro State Park. While you're in Murphysboro reviewers always suggest taking in the delightful at Glenn Schlimpert Recreation Area.

SHOPPING

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Need to relieve some stress and you gotta spoil yourself a little you don't need a reason, it's all good. Shopping is the bomb. Whether you're looking for huge designers such as Anne Klein or want to tell your girlfriends about the exclusive designer Martin Grant item you got shopping this weekend. Murphysboro has lots of options to get your shop on peruse The Murphysboro, Illinois shopping directory to find shopping malls with boutiques and merchandise from Abdul Halder, Christopher Shannon, Maki Aminaka Lofvander And Marcus Wilmont, and Ralph Lauren. When you're in Murphysboro check out J C Penneys, or rollover to Wal-Mart for a more low key shopping fix.

Wal-Mart
550 E Industrial Park Rd # 11
Murphysboro, IL 62966

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Wal-Mart
(618) 684-5041
550 E Industrial Park Rd
Murphysboro, IL 62966


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Big Lots
(618) 457-2375
1150 E Main St
Carbondale, IL 62901

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J C Penneys
(618) 457-3311
1201 E Main St
Carbondale, IL 62901

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SPAS / SALONS

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Why is a better to be a woman than a man, well it's totally easier I mean you can feel guiltless over a clothing allowance, you're allowed to appreciate Leonardo DiCaprio, and if you go to the bathroom in pairs or groups, no one thinks you're gay. But all this with some conditions, you gotta come correct whether you need a lavender infused facial detox mask treatment, a serene stress massage, professional salon services, or you just wanna fall asleep in the chair at the nail shop. Looking good means feeling good, and you always have to come correct and stay on your game. It's no problem. We've got all the stylists, salons, and coloring hook up's you need to be fabulous in Murphysboro. Check out all the options in the Murphysboro, Illinois Personal Care Directory.

THEATRE / ARTS

Murphysboro, Illinois Citywide theater arts symphony

Murphysboro has a wide spanning number of theatre productions within minutes of the city center. Taking in the theatre is a fantastic way to spend the evening and the best part is you don't have to wear 3D glasses. C'mon get some culture it won't kill you. Find local productions of the classics like Cyclops by Euripides: This sterling Greek comedy is the only known example of a completed satyr play and depicts the familiar story of Odysseus and his encounter with a monstrous Cyclops. Or find local interpretations of feel good musicals such as West Side Story. Check out the Murphysboro, Illinois theatre directory to find all the theatre options. We recommend you check out Orpheum Theater (historical) or Stage Company The when you're in town.

WORLD FLAVORS

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Are you tired of getting your dinner from a convenience store? No worries, Murphysboro has tasty places to get your tastebuds to far away places. China Peace - Pick Ups is a total tasty possibility or drive your hungry self to Central Pizza for more detailed information or to find the best chicken parm inside Murphysboro look into the Murphysboro, Illinois world flavors directory. Know of a place that's got awesome Won Tons or tubular egg drop soup help a brotha out and write them a boss review.

Johnny Gitto's Restaurant
(314)781-8111
6997 Chippewa Street
Saint Louis, MO 63109

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China Peace - Pick Ups
(314)837-3780
7907 North Lindbergh Boulevard
Hazelwood, MO 63042

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New China Restaurant
(731)285-1573
506 USHighway 51 Bypass West
Dyersburg, TN 38024

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Central Pizza
(931)552-0660
1775 Highway 48
Clarksville, TN 37040

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ZOOS

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Plan a day at the zoo and everyone is sure to have a wonderful day of fun, and with all the walking around it's a fun time and you'll get some exercise too. Between running around looking for the Centipedes enclosure and the Owl attractions find a moment to stop for a photo with the zoo's many picturesque surroundings. While you're looking for something a little on the wild side in Murphysboro take in the happenings Washington County State Conservation Are, or for all the options peruse the Murphysboro, Illinois zoo directory.


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About Murphysboro


Murphysboro is a city in and the county seat of Jackson County, Illinois, United States. The population was 7,970 at the 2010 census. The city is part of the Metro Lakeland area.
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Murphysboro, Illinois History

Established in September 1843, Murphysboro is the second county seat of Jackson County. Its birth is tied to the disastrous fire that destroyed the courthouse in first county seat, Brownsville. The fire proved to be the catalyst to move the county seat to a more central location. The name was decided for the new town when William C. Murphy’s name was drawn from a hat containing the names of the three commissioners who chose the new location, a tract of land donated by Dr. John Logan and Elizabeth Logan. Logan County, Illinois is named after Dr. Logan.The son of the site's donors, Major General John A. Logan, later became a volunteer general in the Civil War. General …Read More
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Murphysboro, Illinois Geography

Murphysboro is located at (37.767245, -89.337346).According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.8 square miles (12.5 km²), of which, 4.8 square miles (12.5 km²) of it is land and 0.21% is water.Murphysboro is located southeast of Kinkaid Lake.
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