• Inside the Lincoln Sitting Room

    Lincoln Home

    National Historic Site Illinois

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  • Lincoln Home Tours During Busy Season

    Please be advised that tours of the Lincoln home fill rapidly during our busy summer season. We suggest that you visit the Lincoln Home National Historic Visitor Center early in the day for your best opportunity to receive a tour of the Lincoln home.

5th Grade Curriculum Education Program

Interpreters will present this program using techniques, activities, and materials specially designed to meet the needs of the fifth grade curriculum/standards and organized groups with primarily 10 and 11 year olds, while furthering the mission of the Lincoln Home National Historic Site. The mission of the Lincoln Home National Historic Site is to preserve Mr. Lincoln’s home and neighborhood for future generations to enjoy.

A Nation Drifts Apart
5th Grade Curriculum Education Program

Did You Know?

Thanksgiving

On October 3, 1863 Abraham Lincoln invited his fellow Americans "to set apart and observe the last Thursday of November.... as a day of Thanksgiving....." Lincoln Home National Historic Site, Illinois