Accommodations:
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Public Facilities
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2 Bedroom Waterfront Log Cabin
Sleeps 6 poeple

2 Bedroom Waterfront Cabin
(sleeps up to 6)

1-1/2 Bedroom Waterfront Cabin
Sleeps 6 people

1-1/2 Bedroom Waterfront Cedar Cabin
Sleeps 6 people

1 Bedroom Waterfront Log Cabin
Sleeps 6 people

1 Room Waterfront Log Cabin
Sleeps 6 people

Family Cottage - sleeps 4 people

Shelbyville Lake Fishing:
Fishing On Our Pond
Largemouth Bass Fishing
Smallmouth Bass Fishing
White Bass Fishing
Walleye & Saugar Fishing
Muskie Fishing
Crappie Fishing
Catfish Fishing
Bluegill Fishing

Recreational Activities:
Swimming
Gameroom
Playground
Biking & Hiking Trails
Boating
Golfing
Horseback Riding
Golf Cart Rentals

Attractions: Forest Park
Chautauqua Auditorium
General Dacey Trail

Attractions: Historical
Lincoln Public Square Eternal Flame
Shelby County Courthouse
Shelbyville Public Library
Shelby County Historical & Genealogical Society

Attractions: Unique to Shelbyville
Best Wedding Chapel
Goat Tower
Boarman Chevy BelAir Museum
Roxy Theatre
Thompson Mill Covered Bridge

Attractions: Wineries:
Niemerg Family Winery
Vahling Vineyards
Willow Ridge Vineyards & Winery

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Shelby County Courthouse

Shelby County was created on January 23, 1827 and was formed from Morgan County. The County was named after Isaac Shelby, a soldier of the Revolution and Indian wars, Governor of Kentucky from 1792 to 1796 and again from 1812 to 1816. He commanded the Kentucky troops in the battle of Thames in the War of 1812.

The Shelby County Courthouse is a beautiful building with a unique architecture, which is indicative of Victorian-Gothic design. The courthouse was completed in 1879. Paintings of the Lincoln-Thornton debate and historically significant people are all on display along with its unique architecture. Unfortunately a great deal of art and records were destroyed in a fire on November 17, 1894. There is a lot to see and the courthouse is one of the "must-see" attractions in history Shelbyville.



Shelby County Courthouse
301 E. Main Street
Shelbyville, Illinois
62565

Phone: (217) 774-4421
Hours: 8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Interesting Web Sites with More Information:

  • Shelbyville Courthouse
  • Shelbyville Historical & Genealogy Society
  • Shelbyville Genealogy Club