The Museum Shop located in the Visitor Center at the Lincoln Home National Historic Site has many items available for purchase: biographies of Abraham and Mary Lincoln, books on specific events in Abraham Lincoln's life, books analyzing Lincoln's significance in history, and books related to the Civil War. The Museum Shop also has apparel, CDs, DVDs, collectable's, souvenirs, and children's items.
The Museum Shop is operated by Eastern National Cooperating Association, a not for profit partner of the National Park Service. Eastern National provides quality educational products and services to the visitors to America's national parks and other public trusts.
Eastern National, chartered in 1948, is an association operating in more than 130 national parks and other public trusts. Its policies and programs are guided by an elected board of directors. The board, the members and the staff are dedicated to the preservation and use of the parks for the benefit of all Americans, visitors from all nations and future generations.
Eastern National proceeds are donated to the National Park Service and their other partners to further support these programs. Since 1947, Eastern National has donated over $77 million to the National Park Service.
To review the items available in the Museum Shop located in Lincoln Home National Historic Site's Visitor Center, click on Online Store. Once on Eastern National's home page, click on links in the top tool bar, and then scroll down in the box labeled "Browse Our Park Stores," located in the upper right, and click on Lincoln Home NHS.
Did You Know?
Mary Lincoln never returned to the family home in Springfield after the death of Abraham Lincoln. She instead lived in Chicago and in Europe until returning to her sister's house in Springfield later in life. Lincoln Home National Historic Site, Illinois