Then it was over the bridge, an old metal bridge with metal grate roadway, that kept us down to 25 mph, to Illinois where we visited Metropolis. And what is Metropolis best known for you ask. Silly, think about it. Of course, Superman! They have a museum and a few action style statues and the largest Superman statue in the world. It sits right next to the court house where it helps fight for justice to this very day.
Also, we visited Fort Massac State Park, which is located quite nearby. It sits beside the river and the fort is nearly complete to this day. Much has been restored, but it looks quite nice from nearly every angle. It was raining pretty hard this afternoon, so all of our shots were from the car.
Metropolis Sights & Attractions review
Metropolis, located on the banks of the Ohio River, at the southernmost tip of Illinois has played key roles in America's history. It is believed that… read entire review