• Inside the Lincoln Sitting Room

    Lincoln Home

    National Historic Site Illinois

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Lincoln Home National Historic Site
413 South Eighth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62701-1905

To contact us in person, the Visitor Center for Lincoln Home National Historic Site is located at 426 South Seventh Street.

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Visitor Information Phone (217) 492-4241

Fax (217) 492-4673

 

Did You Know?

Photo of President Lincoln with beard

In 1860, eleven-year-old Grace Bedell wrote to Lincoln suggesting he grow a beard to “look a great deal better.” Lincoln met Bedell on his way to Washington, giving her a hearty kiss to thank her for her idea. Lincoln Home National Historic Site, Illinois