December 20th (NASA says December 21st) 2010 will be the nights to watch the sky for a total lunar eclipse.  The Irish Inn guests are in for a real treat. ... Read more
Imagine a beautiful feasting hall for your wedding, special stay, or holiday this December.  The Irish Inn bed and breakfast in the Shawnee National Forest is ready to receive, and... Read more
Image via Wikipedia Cave-In-Rock is on the Ohio River Scenic Byway and on the day tours The Irish Inn designs for visitors from all over the world.  Said to have... Read more
Today guests had great fun on the Southern Illinois Wine Trail visiting Cache River Basin, Hogg Hollow, Bella Terra, and Shawnee Winery.  Wines noted by The Irish Inn guests were the... Read more
This has been such a beautiful fall in Southernmost Illinois. The Irish Inn's latest bride is also the youngest ever married here, and isn't she beautiful? This photo was taken... Read more
A romantic couple at The Irish Inn this weekend enjoyed the peach and raspberry infused chocolate wine from Shawnee Winery in Vienna. Sonya Carlton always puts everyone at ease, and allows... Read more
Larry Sidwell, innkeeeper of Sidwell & Friends B&B in Mt. Vernon, Illinois, acquired this painting of an Elizabethan Nobleman. He very generously sold it on to us at The Irish... Read more
The Irish Inn has hosted guests from all 50 states and 36 foreign countries, but it is very much rooted in Southernmost Illinois.  In its tenth year, this bed and... Read more
This Celtic Knot stained glass window is in The Irish Inn in the Shawnee National Forest. It was created by innkeeper Brian Marshall McCreery under the tutelage and with stained... Read more
There are many rock formations and passageways in Southernmost Illinois called "Fat Man Squeeze." Can you guess where this was taken? Here are a few hints:  near water, hear horns,... Read more