The City of Belvidere strives to improve the quality of life of its residents while strengthening the community through embracing diversity and making Belvidere a desirable, safe city in which to live and work.

Known as the "City of Murals," Belvidere is located in North Central Illinois, 25 minutes south of the Wisconsin border, only 75 miles from downtown Chicago, and less than 90 miles from the cities of Madison and Milwaukee in Wisconsin. Belvidere is attractive to businesses and residents that want to work and play in the area.



Welcome to Belvidere
Paint on State is held every June during Heritage Days.
Belvidere Park is located in the heart of Belvidere.