Morrison

Info
Attractions
Shopping
Dining
Lodging

Description

The city of Morrison is home to 4,447 residents and is located approximately 45 miles northeast of the Quad Cities metropolitan area at the intersection of Illinois Route 78 and U.S. Route 30. The area surrounding Morrison is agricultural and residential in nature. Morrison is well served by a school district that provides quality education to the youth of the community from K-12. Recreational opportunities include Rockwood State Park, ball diamonds, and several city parks, with a fourth park in the design phase. See their Covered Bridge at the intersection of Norrish and Crosby Roads.

Office

  • M and M Bed and Breakfast

    Address:

    2 bedroom B&B serving continental breakfast. We also have a covered outdoor fire pit and covered parking for motorcycles. Pets and children welcome (no crib available). Complete country getaway.

    Mfarthing1128@aol.com

  • Parkview Motel

    Accommodations.

Murals

Gazebos

Fun Facts!

  • The first name proposed for the Lincoln Highway was the Coast-to-Coast Rock Highway.
  • By 1927 90% of Americans owned an automobile.
  • The Town of Fulton, Illinois has an authentic, working Dutch windmill.
  • Chicago Heights Illinois is known as The Crossroads of the Nation, because the Lincoln and Dixie Highways intersect.
  • The very first Seedling Mile is located in Malta, Illinois.