Peoria Heights

Proud of its heritage, the Village of Peoria Heights celebrated its Centennial in 1998. It is the second largest municipality in Peoria County with 6,635 residents. The Village is the home of Grand View Drive, coined by President Theodore Roosevelt in 1910 as the "World's Most Beautiful Drive."

Sites to Visit

Bust of Abraham Lincoln

Next to Village Hall, Peoria Heights, IL
Sculpted by Gutzon Borglum, the renowned sculptor known for creating the Presidential faces on Mount Rushmore.