In the mood to fill your cup with some Champaign? Our Urbana-Champaign arts and culture tour will not only amaze you but will also inspire you to come back again and again. With The Hotel at Gather as your home base, you and your inner art critic won’t have to go far to absorb it all.
University of Illinois Art Walk
The University of Illinois is home to an extensive art collection. You can pretty much see art everywhere you look! Start your tour with our inspiring collection of local art featured within the lobby of the hotel. Then venture throughout campus to explore all the pieces on this list.
Krannert Art Museum
The University of Illinois at Urbana
A visit to East Central Illinois is not complete without spending time at the KAM. Enjoy the rich collection of fine art from across the globe, learn how to talk about art with their self-guide series, take a yoga class inside the gallery, or create your own masterpiece on Studio Art Days.
Public Art Tour
The Champaign-Urbana area is known for being “Outside of Ordinary.” Be sure to visit “Mr. Eggwards,” by Kimber Fiebiger and you’ll discover one of many unique pieces that will put a giant smile on your face. To learn more check out visitchampaigncounty.org.
The Virginia Theatre
Located at 203 West Park Avenue in Champaign, the Virginia Theatre is a historic performing arts center and movie palace. Roger Ebert’s famous film festival is one of many events, concerts, plays, and dance performances hosted at the theatre. Be sure to check their schedule for upcoming events.