• 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.

For Teachers

Lincoln Home NHS USCT Youth Education Program 2013

United States Colored Troops Youth Education Program at Lincoln Home NHS, Summer 2013

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The Lincoln Home has been the destination for generations of teachers and students. Today, Lincoln Home National Historic Site continues to provide resources to teachers, from the ever popular field trips, to on line lesson plans, to teacher workshops, we take advantage of every opportunity to assist educators in presenting information on the life and legacy of Abraham Lincoln to today's learners.

 
Lincoln Home NHS Park Ranger with school group in the Lincoln back yard, early 1990s
Lincoln Home NHS Park Ranger with school group in the Lincoln back yard, early 1990s.
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Students waiting to enter the Lincoln home in 1974.
Students waiting to enter the Lincoln home, 1974.
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Students and adults in front of the Lincoln home, 1877.
Students and adults in front of the Lincoln home, 1877.
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Did You Know?

Decendents of Lincoln, including R.T.L. Beckwith

The last Lincoln decendent was Robert Todd Lincoln Beckwith (1904-1985), the great grandson of Abraham Lincoln. Lincoln Home National Historic Site, Illinois