Starved Rock will get you in the spirit of the season with our Tour Christmas Lights Tour which if offered from December 13-23, 2014 (6:00 pm-8:00 pm). Don’t miss the chance to relax before the holidays on this illuminated tour of the LaSalle, Peru, Oglesby and Utica area, when Christmas is in the air! Let our staff plan the route and do the driving so you can enjoy the beautiful displays of holiday lights while you’re Read More
“Walk the Line” – Johnny Cash Walk the Line with Bennie Wheels as he entertains you with the hits of Johnny Cash. Bennie will take the stage to perform hits like Ring of Fire, Hurt, I Walk the Line and many others. Don’t miss this tribute to The Man in Black. 2014 Dates: April 7 & 8 – Matinees Matinee Performances: 11:30am – $32.00 – includes lunch buffet & show To book your “Walk the Read More
DISCOVER THE EAGLES TROLLEY TOURS Offered: January & February (Monday, Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday) Ticket Price: Monday, Wednesday & Saturday (includes Lunch): $25 Adults / $20 children (10 and under) Sunday (includes Brunch): $32.00 Adult / $27.00 Children (10 and under) 9:00 am tour begins with Trolley Tour followed by lunch at 11:30 am. 11:00 am tour begins with lunch followed by Trolley Tour at 12:00 pm. Tour includes transportation, tour guide, eagle presentation at the Illinois Read More
Phone: 815-220-7320 GIFT SHOP HOURS Monday-Thursday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Friday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am – 8:00 pm Sunday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm The Starved Rock Gift Shop is located just off the Great Hall near the Main Dining Room.We have a great selection of sweatshirts, jewelry, gifts, coats, as well as toys, books and trinkets for the kids.
Start your Starved Rock adventure out at Trailheads Snacks & Souvenirs. Located in the Visitor Center, Trailheads offers sandwiches, hot dogs, pizza, Artisan Ice Cream, pretzels and nachos, plus gifts and great souvenirs. We also have a wide selection of Starved Rock hoodies, ball caps and T-shirts for outdoor lovers of all ages.Check out our selection of walking sticks, rain gear, water bottles, coffee mugs and more! Browse our assortment of jewelry, clothing, books and Read More
Our “Romance in the Park” Bridal Expo will take place on Sunday, January 3, 2016. Guests are invited to tour the Lodge and see hotel rooms; sample cake & Starved Rock Cuisine, listen to DJ’s, chat with photographers, meet with florists & more! Open to the public. Admission is FREE! Show will be in the Great Hall and Starved Rock Room.
Our indoor pool complex is open year ’round! Spend some time swimming a few laps. Or, kick back and relax in our hot tub or saunas. Our gated, children’s pool is perfect for pre-school swimmers. Feel free to bring waterwings and pool toys.
Shopping at Starved Rock is one of our guest’s favorite things to do after an adventurous visit to the park! The Starved Rock Gift Shop: located in the heart of historic Starved Rock Lodge. You’ll be surprised by the wide selection of eagle watching souvenirs, toys, books, ladies’fashion, coats, shoes, jewelry and handbags. We also have the best Starved Rock souvenirs, hoodies and T-shirts, too. Starved Rock Cafe (located just off the hotel lobby in Starved Rock Read More
In 1835, Daniel Hitt purchased the land that is today occupied by Starved Rock State Park from the United States Government, as compensation for his tenure in the U.S. Army. He sold the land in 1890 to Ferdinand Walther for $15,000. Recognizing the potential for developing the land as a resort, Walther constructed the Starved Rock Hotel and a natural pool near the base of Starved Rock, as well as a concession stand and dance Read More