Often called “the village of progress,” East Alton has progressively defined itself as a destination of its own.
Roll into town for the Annual Soap Box Festival, learn all about the village’s history as a train depot and manufacturing center at the East Alton History Museum or shop ‘til you drop at the recently renovated Eastgate Plaza. And that’s just the start of your list of things to do.
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Route 66 in Hamel, IL