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A northern suburb of Champagne, Rantoul, Illinois is a traditional village in east central Illinois. A typical bedroom community, Rantoul is a great place to visit. Its proximity to Champagne and the surrounding suburbs make Rantoul a more affordable option for discovering the area.

Home to a wide variety of aeronautical museums and history, Rantoul is a unique village. Just a short ride to Champagne/Urbana, Rantoul is located along turn of the century rail lines that still operate to this day. 

Rantoul is a great place if you need a rush of adrenaline. Because of it’s long history with flight and aeronautics, make sure you check out the Illinois Skydiving Center located nearby. Once you’ve worked up an appetite, check out one of the many great local restaurants.

With its outdoor activities, historic sites, and proximity to Champagne, Rantoul will be sure to make you want to experience its Midwestern charm.


Top Things to Do in Rantoul, IL

  • Alto Vineyards
  • Anita Purves Nature Center
  • Barnhart Prairie Restoration
  • Crystal Lake Park
  • Illinois Skydiving Center
  • LabEscape
  • Lake of the Woods Forest Preserve
  • Meadowbrook Park
  • Sangamon River Forest Preserve
  • University of Illinois Observatory

Colleges & Universities Near Rantoul, IL

  • Illinois School of Architecture
  • Parkland College
  • University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Univesity of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Historical Sites Near Rantoul, IL

  • Champaign County History Museum
  • Chanute Air Force Base (Decommissioned)
  • Morrow Plots
  • Natural History Building
  • Rantoul Historical Society

Hospitals Near Rantoul, IL

  • Presence Covenant Medical Center
  • Rantoul Hospital

Airports Near Rantoul, IL

  • Rantoul National Aviation Center Airport
  • University of Illinois Urbana Champagne Willard Airport

Military Bases Near Rantoul, IL

  • Chanute Air Force Base (Decommissioned)
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