We welcome you to explore our unique blend of natural beauty, heritage and urban attractions along 57 miles of winding river. Kankakee County is located just 50 miles south of Chicago, off of Interstate 57. Routes 45/52, 50 and 17 also run through the River Valley. O'Hare International Airport is 75 miles north of Kankakee County, and Midway Airport is 50 miles north. The Greater Kankakee airport is also available for personal aircraft landing space.
Historic Churches of the Kankakee Area, Driving/Walking Tour
Kankakee, IL 60901 | 815-935-7390
Kankakee County’s history is directly tied to the many church congregations that began in the 1800s. Most of these churches are located in downtown Kankakee and represent the spirit of commitment our early settlers had in establishing our area as a viable community. Contact the Kankakee County CVB to schedule your customized group tour today.