• At Allerton,
    a world of natural beauty
    awaits you

  • Experience
    the tranquility
    of Allerton Park

  • Discover Allerton:
    more than meets
    the eye

  • A place to work
    on your business,
    not in it

  • The ideal place
    to host your
    dream wedding

  • When
    a memorable place
    matters most

  • The perfect getaway
    isn't as far away
    as you think.

 

THE GARDENS

Befitting a splendid Georgian manor house, the formal gardens feature extensive plantings and over 100 ornaments and sculptures to discover.

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MEETINGS

Inspire attendees in meetings, conferences and retreats to think most creatively, learn most efficiently and perform most effectively in this pristine, tranquil setting.

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WEDDINGS &
SPECIAL EVENTS

The Mansion and Allerton Park offer an unforgettable setting for weddings and special events where memories of place matter most.

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NATURAL AREAS

One of the Seven Wonders of Illinois, The Park consists of over 1,500 acres, including the Sangamon River, floodplains, lowland and upland forests, a meadow, a 30-acre demonstration prairie and over 14 miles of hiking trails.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Cooking with Herbs Workshop

    AUG 27, 2016|10:00AM – 12:00PM

    Join Kay Carnes, Master Gardener and Mid-American Gardener panelist, for a morning in Allerton's Herb Garden. Workshop participants will receive ...

  • Allerton Park Freshwater Mussel Survey

    SEP 03, 2016|9:00AM – 12:00PM

    Freshwater mussels are considered one of the most imperiled groups of animals on Earth! The Sangamon River running through Allerton ...

  • Allerton Starwatch

    SEP 03, 2016|7:30PM – 9:00PM

    Come see the stars! Join members of the CU Astronomical Society in the Allerton Meadow to view some of the ...

  • Allerton Festival featuring Rusted Root

    SEP 16, 2016|6:00PM – 9:30PM

    presented by the U of I Community Credit Union 6–7pm Lupe Carroll | 7-7:30pm I-Pan | 7:30-9pm Rusted Root | ...

  • Volunteer Orientation

    SEP 17, 2016|9:00AM – 10:00AM

    This informational volunteer orientation is open to the public and great for anyone interested in volunteering at Allerton. You can ...