Peoria City Facts
|Country||USA (United State of America)|
|Counties||Peoria and Tazewell County|
|Total Area||46.64 sq miles|
|Lat Long Coordinates||40.6936° N, 89.5889° W|
|Time Zone||CST (UTC−06:00)|
|Major Religion||Roman Catholic, Christian|
|Museums||Wheels O' Time Museum, Riverfront Museum, Lakeview Museum of Arts & Sciences|
|Greater Peoria Airport|
Defense of the Flag War Memorial
Sentinel of the Bluff
Peoria is a city in the U.S state of Illinois. It is the county seat of Peoria County. It is also considered as the largest city on the Illinois River.
Peoria hotels provide comfy rooms and delicious food to its guests. They also make sure that their customers are satisfied with their service. AmericInn Peoria, Staybridge Suites Peoria Downtown, Par-A-Dice Hotel And Casino, Comfort Suites, Stoney Creek Inn - East Peoria, SpringHill Suites Peoria, Courtyard Peoria, Hotel Pere Marquette, Baymont Inn & Suites Peoria and Kings Inn are the well-known hotels in the city.
Places to Visit:
Peoria has many historic as well as recreational sites. Central National Park Building, Cumberland Presbyterian Church, Grand Army of the Republic Memorial Hall, Grand View Drive, John C. Proctor Recreation Center, Judge Flanagan Residence, Judge Jacob Gale House, Madison Theatre, North Side Historic District, Peace and Harvest, Peoria City Hall, Peoria Cordage Company, Peoria Mineral Springs, Peoria Waterworks, Pettingill-Morron House, Rock Island Depot and Freight House and Springdale Cemetery and West Bluff Historic District are the tourist visited historic sites in the city. George L. Luthy Memorial Botanical Garden, Wildlife Prairie State Park, Model of solar system displayed at Lakeview Museum for the Arts and Sciences, Civil War Monument - County Courthouse Plaza, Glen Oak Park and Zoo, Peoria Riverfront, St. Mary's Cathedral and Scottish Rite Cathedral are the other highlights of the city. Wheels O' Time Museum that displays the old vintage cars and engines is another interesting sight in Peoria.
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Last Updated On: March 16, 2013