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Step back to the mid-19th century by enjoying a guided tour of the only home Abraham Lincoln ever owned. Also while visiting, explore the other exhibit spaces, view the films, and experience our 2018 History Comes Alive Program too!

The park is open 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM. Tours of the Lincoln Home run 9:00 AM-4:30 PM

*The free tour tickets are required and can be obtained in person in the park's visitor center located at 426 South 7th Street the day of the tour. Please note, during the summer tours often fill up in advance. It is advised that visitors arrive as early in the day as possible to guarantee they get a ticket for the tour.

History Comes Alive! August 11th

9:30-Lincoln Era Demonstration
10:30-Mrs. Lincoln Vignette
11:30- Tour of Mr. Lincoln's Neighborhood
12:00-The Lincoln Troubadours- (A Capella musical performance)
12:30-Mrs. Lincoln Vignette
1:00-Toys and Boys in the White House- (Mr. Lincoln talking about the family with an emphasis on the Lincoln Boys)
1:30-Lincoln Era Demonstration
2:30-Mr and Mrs Lincoln in the backyard greeting guests 3:00-The Lincoln Troubadours-(A Capella musical performance) 3:00-Civil War Fight For Freedom (Learn more about the USCT program from Living History presenters)

Event Details

Aug 11 to Aug 12, 2018

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