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 dark in the Fast Eddie’s Bon Air sign there’s something to keep you busy in Alton. Shopping in the antique district, seeing where Abraham Lincoln stayed, worked and played or taking in a concert at the open-air amphitheater, the city is ready to show visitors a good time no matter what time it is.

Arts & Culture

Fans of the arts will not be disappointed in Alton’s offerings. Immerse yourself in a...

Outdoor

Play around at Alton’s numerous above par golf courses, sprawling parks and miles of trails....

Museums & History

Crane your neck to see the entirety of the statue of Robert Wadlow, the World’s Tallest Man,...

Shopping

Like the city itself, Alton’s shopping experience is diverse and worth exploring. The downtown...

Argosy Casino

Argosy Casino Alton offers non-stop gaming action, featuring more than 800 of your favorite slots...

Haunted Alton

Alton is considered "One of the Most Haunted Small Towns in America," and it’s time...

Downtown

Nothing captures the essence of this eclectic, vibrant city like its downtown. Chic boutiques,...