Visitor Information


Welcome Visitors



We welcome all visitors to Murphysboro.

The Murphysboro Tourism Commission, a commission of the City of Murphysboro, has put together information on why you should visit Murphysboro.  Experience the beauty of the great outdoors and the rich history of our region - there is plenty for you to enjoy! You can hike, bike, fish or picnic at any number of public sites or eat at some of our unique restaurants and cafes featuring local flavors and traditions.

Golf all year long, take in a festival, or enjoy wine from the top Illinois Wine region.  Bring your friends.  Bring your family and come relax.

We have something to offer visitors year round.