Things to Do in Collinsville

Collinsville is filled with history and heritage, with places like the Miner’s Theatre, D.D. Collins House and Willoughby Heritage Farm telling the story of the city’s rich past.

Its present is also defined by fun new adventures like a day at the Collinsville Aqua Park or Camelot Bowl. Read on to find out all the reasons why a visit to Collinsville needs to be in your future.

Collinsville Attractions

Remnants of an ancient civilization call Collinsville home. The World's Tallest Catsup Bottle Water Tower rises high above the city. One of three thoroughbred racetracks in Illinois is found in Collinsville. And there is so much more. From a summer waterpark playground to Willoughby Heritage Farm's glimpse into the region's farming past, Collinsville is full of attractions sure to delight all ages.

Fairmount Park

And they’re off! Every fifteen minutes .... the excitement builds at Fairmount Racetrack as horses race around the track. Bring your family to Fairmount Park and watch either live racing, simulcast racing, betting, or all of the above! Have dinner at one of the five dining establishments where pricing is reasonable. Other special events include Horse Hooky and Party in the Park (must be 21). Post times are Tuesdays at 1 p.m. and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. from May through September.

Events in Collinsville

Some of the most authentic and eclectic events in the Great Rivers & Routes region are held in Collinsville.

Restaurants in Collinsville

Collinsville's restaurant scene is as diverse as the city’s culture, covering all types of food sure to satisfy everyone’s tastebuds.

Hotels in Collinsville

Collinsville’s place as a metropolitan city close to St. Louis makes it a perfect place to stay whether you’re planning fun on either side of the river.