DescriptionSouth of Carbondale lie the popular recreational lands of Shawnee National Forest. Founded in 1869, Southern Illinois University Carbondale features a 1,136-acre main campus in the southwest portion of the city.
Visitor InfoCarbondale Tourism 126 S. Illinois Ave. CARBONDALE, IL 62901. Phone:(618)529-4451 or (800)526-1500
Things to SeeThe University Museum