Whether you’re stopping by for business, vacation, or just to see the home of Superman, Metropolis, IL is a top destination for visitors.
Art and culture lovers will enjoy strolling past the city’s six murals on Ferry & Market Streets, each depicting a different chapter in the life of Metropolis. The downtown is also home to a bustling commercial center where visitors can indulge in a little retail therapy or stop for a coffee and a bite to eat. And don’t forget to get your fix of Superman lore at the Super Museum or simply by paying your respects at the Superman statue.
For an adventure outside of the city bounds, take a trip out to Fort Massac State Park, home to a replica 1802 American fort. Here you’ll benefit from a snapshot history lesson and you’ll have plenty of beautiful scenery to explore. A few miles north of the city, you’ll find Mermet Lake Fish and Wildlife Area where you can easily spend a whole day walking the trails and boating on the lake. Or, head south to the Southern Illinois Wine Trail, a great way to sample some of the finest wines of the region.
Book with a comfortable and affordable Metropolis IHG hotel today for a stay you won’t soon forget.