Welcome to Springfield Has History, a digital, self-guided tour of downtown Springfield. Walk the downtown area while viewing historic photographs and learning about the history of some of Springfield’s most significant locations.

This digital tour of downtown Springfield is optimized for mobile devices and can be accessed by scanning the QR codes on the Springfield Has History signs located on various downtown buildings, or by browsing directly on this site. For the best experience, put on your walking shoes, head downtown and discover the rich history of Springfield in person.

A QR code scanner can be downloaded for free from your mobile device’s app store.

The Regent Theatre The Hotel ShawneeSt. Raphael Catholic Church The Warder Public LibraryUnited States Post Office Heaume Hotel