About CarbondaleSouth 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 Centers Carbondale Tourism 126 S. Illinois Ave. Carbondale, IL 62901. Phone:(618)529-4451 or (800)526-1500
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