- Our list of the best things to do in Freeport, Illinois, features the top 34 nearby activities — including 14 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Freeport, IL has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Amusement, Museums & Galleries, Outdoor Places, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 17 things to do within the city of Freeport, IL , followed by 17 popular activities in nearby cities, including Monroe, Rockford, Oregon and New Glarus
The Lincoln Douglas Debate Square is a testament of the role Freeport played in the American history. Here can be found the life-size statues of Lincoln and Douglas debating over slavery and state's rights.
The non-profit Freeport Arts Center houses a collection of 4,000 pieces of art and antiquities from around the world, including Native American artifacts, Near and Far Eastern art, African and Oceanic culture, European sculptures and paintings, and a student gallery.
Many fossils were discovered within the land of Famous Fossil Winery while the vineyards were being planted in 2004. It is home to 12 different varieties of cold climate grapes and features an on-site tasting room.
An 11,000-square-foot facility, Sk8 Park in Reed Park is situated at the park's northern end adjacent to trees and grassy fields. The park provides ramps, bowls, ledges, rails and other obstacles suitable for skateboards and inline skates.