From the west side to the world: Austin travel agent arranges global adventures—and lists her favorite Midwestern trips
Stops on the Underground Railroad in Indiana, an urban cheese factory in Milwaukee, and an eye-popping Hindu temple are among Crystal Dyer’s road trip recommendations.
By Tatiana Walk-Morris
Lincoln, lizard mounds, angels, devil’s curses, and junk-food magnates: midwestern cemeteries have ’em all
There are plenty of reasons to visit a burial ground besides paying respects to a loved one.
By Aimee Levitt
The City Museum in Saint Louis will do anything—even risk eternal damnation—to build its Louis Sullivan collection
The Chicago School is alive and well—300 miles south of the city.
By Julia Thiel
The museum, now known as Newfields, has undergone a controversial rebranding.
By Deanna Isaacs
Leave the flatlands behind with a trip to Savanna and Galena, along the bluffs of the mighty Mississippi.
By Ted Cox
The store features 30,000 records for as little as $2 each, but its owners are ready to move on
By Ryan Smith
A “Dream House” designed by Frank Lloyd Wright makes the visit unforgettable.
By Matthew Gilson