Lincoln, Illinois

The Mill in Lincoln, Illinois is a classic restaurant that is now being restored into a museum. Full of old clothes, baby toys, and even classic cars in various conditions, The Mill is a great stop to look around and stretch those legs at the same time. You won’t miss the iconic building, with its barn look on the outside complete with a “windmill” built right into the side of the building. This giant red building was once a restaurant that everyone stopped to eat at while traveling on route 66. Definitely a great stop to make while traveling, there are tons of local events as well that happen at this place. From festivals to county garage sales, there is always something exciting happening at the Mill.