Top Illinois museum chosen by online voters

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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WAND) - The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield has been chosen as the state's top museum.

It was chosen through online voting for the Illinois Top 200 project.

The project is part of the state's bicentennial celebration and lets people vote every two weeks on a different category naming the state's best

The next category is top books set in Illinois or written by someone from Illinois. You can vote now by clicking HERE.

The top 10 museums were:

  •  Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
  •  Museum of Science and Industry
  •  Field Museum
  •  McLean County Museum of History
  •  Art Institute of Chicago
  •  Cedarhurst Center for the Arts
  •  Illinois State Museum
  •  Peoria Riverfront Museum
  •  Chicago History Museum
  •  Cantigny Park
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