DescriptionFounded in 1839, Metropolis was officially declared the Hometown of Superman by the Illinois House of Representatives in 1972. The town has a telephone booth used by the hero and a 15-foot-tall statue honoring him. The annual Superman Celebration is held mid-June.
Visitor InfoMetropolis Chamber of Commerce 516 Market St. METROPOLIS, IL 62960. Phone:(618)524-2714
Things to SeeFort Massac State Park