Discover Downstate Illinois


The City of Paris is the county seat of Edgar County and the hometown of country music star Brett Eldredge. From murals to agricultural tourism, Paris has something for everyone. From having a bite to eat at Betty Jane’s Kitchen, snagging a beer at Lot 50 Brewing, to enjoying art at Link Art Gallery. No matter what you choose to do, you can’t go wrong here!

Discover Downstate Illinois - Region Map