Peoria is a city of more than 115,000 people. It is the seat of Peoria County, and is home to Caterpillar, Inc. Check out the city's many attractions on a bus charter in Peoria, Illinois.
Art lovers would want to visit the Contemporary Art Center of Peoria, where you could view art exhibits, attend poetry nights, hear the best blues and jazz musicians perform, learn how to create beautiful artworks, or even join the tai chi and yoga classes. There are around 20 resident artists here as well. The Jefferson Street Studio & Gallery, on the other hand, features the works of highly respected and talented artists from the Midwest.
The Peoria Art Guild at the Foster Art Center is the oldest community arts center in the whole of Illinois and features the artworks of international and national artists working in any medium. Lastly, check out Wheel Art Pottery Studios where you could check out the works of members, and even buy their works.
Looking for a great performance? Gather your friends and family on a bus charter in Peoria, Illinois and check out the Central Illinois Jazz Society, the Corn Stock Theatre, Peoria Area Civic Chorale, Peoria Players Theatre, and the Peoria Ballet. You could also see what's happening at the Peoria Civic Center where the most important events in the city are held. The center is also home to the Bradley Braves and the Peoria Rivermen.
Check Kartville, where you could get on go-karts, play mini golf, practice at the batting cages, ride dune buggies and bumper boats, among other activities. Or how about going to Landmark Recreation Center, where you can choose from a variety of recreational facilities such as the Racquet & Health Club, the Landmark Bowling Center, the Bullpen Sports Bar & Grill, and the Cinemas, among others.
Then play golf at the finest golf courses in the city, including Detweiller Golf Course, Kellogg Golf Course, Madison Golf Course, Newman Golf Course, and WeaverRidge Golf Club.
For more outdoors, go to Dozer Park, where the Peoria Chiefs play, or to Forest Park Nature Center, where you can go on seven miles of walking trails, a natural history museum, a bird watching room, and a gift store. Or you can admire the plants and flowers at the George L. Luthy Memorial Botanical Garden.
Peoria Riverfront Museum allows you to enjoy exploring, learning and playing. The facility has the Zeiss Dome Planetarium, a Real-D Giant Screen Theater, art exhibits, science exhibits, local history exhibits and other interactive exhibits. Further, visit the Northmoor Observatory, where you can get a clear view of the night sky, allowing you to see the stars at night and you can even use the facility's refractor telescope too!
Meanwhile, the Caterpillar Visitors Center gives you an inside look into the company from its humble start to being one of the most successful companies in the world today.
Then you might want to check out the Peoria Zoo at Glen Oak Park where you have at least 100 species of animals coming from all around the world. Other sites you might want to visit include John C. Flanagan House, Owens Recreation Center, Pettengill Morron House, and the Spirit of Peoria.
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