Explore an array of things to do in Bloomington

Within a few miles of the Country Inn & Suites, Bloomington-Normal Airport, IL, you can tour Illinois State University, visit ISU's planetarium, pick up a new pair of shoes at Eastland Mall or play mini golf at Miller Park. Step back in time with a visit to the David Davis Mansion, a mid-19th-century Victorian house filled with decorative arts. The Prairie Aviation Museum, located at the BMI airport, lets you enjoy a simulated flight over the city and examine various aircraft on display. If you're a fan of Beer Nuts, visit the manufacturing facility and stop by the company store for samples of your favorite flavor.
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Bone Student Center's Braden Auditorium

3.37 mi / 5.42 km from the hotel
For everything from Broadway shows to chamber orchestra, ballet, and local theater performances, head to Braden Auditorium. This 3,457-seat theater is located at the Bone Student Center on the campus of Illinois State University.

Children's Discovery Museum

2.9 mi / 4.67 km from the hotel
It's easy to spend hours at this family-focused attraction with three stories of hands-on educational exhibits relating to science, art, and engineering.

David Davis Mansion

2.35 mi / 3.78 km from the hotel
Originally the home of Abraham Lincoln's campaign manager, Judge David Davis, this gorgeous 19th-century mansion boasts 36 rooms that reflect a warm, Victorian charm.

Ewing Cultural Center

1.58 mi / 2.55 km from the hotel
Take a tour of Ewing Manor or see a play at this center located on the Sunset Hill estate in Bloomington. During your visit, take a peaceful stroll through the lush gardens.

Illinois State University

3.38 mi / 5.44 km from the hotel
With an enrollment of more than 20,000 undergraduate and graduate students from around the globe, ISU enhances the Bloomington area with a wide range of academic offerings and cultural experiences. Go for a campus visit or attend an athletic event.

Illinois Wesleyan University

2.87 mi / 4.62 km from the hotel
Family, friends and prospective students appreciate staying close to this university, which has been an educational fixture in the Bloomington-Normal community since 1850.