Fall Sp'l. Any room $125/night, Oct 21 - Nov 15; Not valid thru OTAs.

Riverview Mansion b&b : Come for the experiences, stay for the memories!

We now offer packages. Scroll down to see details on wine tours, hiking/biking trails, bird watching, and watersports.

618-524-5328; call for discounts and packages.

About Us

Dining

Enjoy a complimentary plated breakfast of pastries, fresh fruit, entree, and a variety of drinks. The parlor is available in the afternoon for guests to relax with a book, beverage, and a variety of snacks. We can cater a brunch, reception, or dinner in casual gourmet style. Rent the entire Mansion for a family event, and ask about a special dinner for you and your guests. Prices for meals depend upon menu and number of guests.  We do offer first person  murder mystery dinners on the third Saturday of each month. Call for details.

Cinderella Princess carriage

Amenities

We offer a variety of amenities to make your stay with us as comfortable as possible. Free cable - WiFi, private bath, and a spa tub come with every room. We provide plated breakfasts, snacks, plus 24/7 hot beverage service via Keurig!  The guest service areas include an I-Forgot amenities chest, small refrigerator, microwave, triple-filtered water, cups, plates. stemware, and flatware. Our parlor, garden deck & wedding chapel are available for your events. Ask about our carriage tours of historic Metropolis.

Official Home of Superman

Metropolis, Illinois was designated the official home of Superman in 1977. Our favorite son has been celebrated with an annual festival ever since. Stay at our b&b. Take in the sights. Use our wedding venues, or get married in front of the statue. Archery tournaments, fall encampment, hiking, hunting, even SCUBA. There are so many things to see and do here in Southern Illinois.


Activities and Packages

Hiking/Biking Trails

Southern Illinois fall trails

Riverview Mansion is minutes away from six state parks and the Shawnee Forest. Whether you enjoy footing it or rolling it, the Southern Illinois region offers some of the best short, medium, and long scenic trails in Amertica.

Winery and Brewery Tours

ready for a wine tasting party of 75

Southern Illinois and Northwestern Kentucky enjoy a rich viticulture. There are 12 wineries - breweries within an hour of Riverview Mansion. Purple Toad, Hog Hollow, Blue Sky, Rustle Hill, Big Muddy are some of them. Come and taste.

Murder Mystery Dinners

Death By Chocolate Invite

Our 2.5 hour dinners feature a 4 course, gourmet meal, and a 1st person mystery to solve. Each party goer is a suspect in a murder! Dinners need 6+ guests at a cost of $35 a person. Come on the 3rd Sat. or plan a private event. Call for details.

Hike and Bike Package

We recommend a two night stay if you want to do a medium or long trail. Fort Massac is 17 miles, Tunnel Hill is 55 miles. There are dozens of trails and hundreds of miles to choose from. We offer a room, maps, drop off and pick up service to your trailhead, bike usage, and a trail snack for $180 plus tax per night. All of our other amenities are included. 

Wine Tour Package

We offer a six hour a day maximum, three to six stop tour of Southern Illinois wineries. We suggest a two night stay if you want to leisurely visit all six.  Bring extra cash or plastic as some wineries charge for their tours and tastings. We offer a room, itinerary planning, and package handling for $200 plus tax per night plus an additional $50 per hour for tour time up to six hours. All of our other amenities are included.

Watersports, Hunting/Fishing

Canoeing the Cache River Basin

Southern Illinois is a hidden treasure for watersports and outdoorsmen. Most area lakes have marinas that rent watercraft, or bring your own. We have telescopes for wildlife viewing. We offer a room, drop off & pick up service to your spot, a midday snack, freezer for game, and a list of local processors for $180 plus tax per night. All of our other amenities are included.

Events

Southern Illinois and Northwestern Kentucky offer many events throughout the year for residents and visitors alike to enjoy. Riverview Mansion is ideally located for our guests so they can visit the area attractions and return "home" for a comfortable night's stay

Sept 12-15

Fall Quilt Week

8 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Paducah, KY

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Sept 12-15

Fall Quilt Week

2nd annual AQS fall quilt week held at the convention center near the Ohio River in historic downtown Paducah. 3 night minimum stay req'd.

8 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Paducah, KY

Oct 20-22

Fall Encampment

9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Metropolis, IL

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Oct 20-22

Fall Encampment

Fort Massac State Park sponsors the annual gathering of vendors and reenactors commemorating the French Colonial period of the Ohio River Valley. Family fun, period food and drink, entertainment, fife and drum corps, battles, and arts and crafts add to the festivities at the old fort.

9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Metropolis, IL

Oct 23

Downtown Fun

3 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Sissy's Sweet Shoppe, Metropolis, IL

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Oct 23

Downtown Fun

Market Street vendors are hosting a sidewalk shindig and classic car show. Enjoy after hours shopping, food vendors, musical groups and sidewalk entertainment as regional car clubs converge on Metropolis to show off their rides.  [special discount for car club members]

3 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Sissy's Sweet Shoppe, Metropolis, IL

Oct 26 - Nov 4

Haunted Mansion

6 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Riverview Mansion, Metropolis, IL

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Oct 26 - Nov 4

Haunted Mansion

Come enjoy the frightful fun as all manner of ghouls take over the 1st floor and basement for Halloween nightly. Refreshments are available.

6 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Riverview Mansion, Metropolis, IL

Nov 2-4

Fall Back to Metropolis

9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Metropolis, IL

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Nov 2-4

Fall Back to Metropolis

The 1st annual fall superheroes gathering is a 3-day event. In addition to costumed superheroes and friends, a bonfire, dinner, Super Museum tour, Haunted Mansion tour, bowling, and other activities will fill up the weekend.

9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Metropolis, IL

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Riverview Mansion Bed and Breakfast

205 Metropolis Street, Metropolis, Illinois 62960, United States

1 (618) 524-5328

Front Desk Hours

6:30am - 5pm