Alton

Home to the world’s tallest man, a legendary man-eating bird and the site of Abraham Lincoln’s one and only duel, Alton has been telling its story in hundreds of ways over its nearly 200 year lifetime.

Things to Do in Alton

It’s not quite the city that never sleeps, but from the time the morning sun illuminates the Mississippi River until the neon lights go… Learn More

Events in Alton

At any point in the year there’s something going on worth seeing and doing in Alton, which means there’s no excuse not to be… Learn More

Where to Eat in Alton

With more than 60 restaurants in Alton alone, there’s no excuse for going hungry. Learn More

Hotels in Alton

Lofts with breathtaking views, luxurious award-winning bed and breakfast inns, full-service hotels ... Alton has the perfect pillow to lay down your weary head. Learn More