Village of Princeville
Located Northwest of Peoria, the Village of Princeville is a friendly, safe and diverse community with a strong sense of family. The Village of Princeville is constantly growing, and there's plenty to do there making it a great place for visitors to spend their time.
Princeville is located along the 26 mile Rock Island Trail. The trail passed through Princeville and is filled with views of prairie grasses and wildflowers, making it a top destination for beauty and solitude.
You don't want to visit Princeville without checking out the Princeville Heritage Museum which features area artifacts, antique agriculture equipment, a genealogy research area, and much more. The Akron Townhouse School also allows children and adults alike to take a step back in time and participate in a day in the life of a student in the early 1900’s.
Located on the southern edge of Princeville, Cutter’s Grove is the largest park in Princeville. The semi-wooded area boasts a fully lighted baseball field for evening & night time games. Covered picnic areas make for great family reunion locations or large gatherings. The large playground and open green space make Cutter’s Grove Park a great spot for a family outing.
In the heart of Princeville is Stevens Square, a city block sized park that offers a downtown retreat for a picnic lunch or a lazy afternoon with friends or family. This park is centered around Princeville’s signature gazebo. Princeville honors its veterans with a memorial wall on the east side of the square. Throughout the year Stevens Square is the gathering place for numerous community events.
Princeville is also home to Troutman Park, a community park located on its northern edge. The park includes a JFL field, ball field, walking path, concession stand/restrooms, and a picnic pavilion. Troutman Park is also a member of the Peoria Riverfront Museum Community Solar System.
If you're visiting during the warm weather, be sure to check out Princeville Aquatic Center, popular for its three separate pools and spring board diving board.