Governor's Mansion on city ornament

SPRINGFIELD, Ill (WAND) – The Illinois Governor’s Mansion is featured on the official 2018 City of Springfield Ornament.

Sales of the ornament benefit the Illinois Governor’s Mansion Association and St. Joseph’s Home.  The home is an assisted living facility in Springfield.  The ornament can be purchased online at for $29.  It can also be purchased at the home, at the Illinois Executive Mansion, various Springfield banks and retail locations.

This is the 26th year for an official ornament.  In the previous 25 years ornament sales have generated $1 million for St. Joseph’s Home which is operated by Catholic nuns.