Lincoln Heritage Museum will remain OPEN for regular operating hours after Lincoln College closes May 13, 2022. Please contact 217-735-7399 for more detailed information.

now on display

Clouds and darkness Surround us:

The Ill-Fated Life of Mary Lincoln

Lincoln Heritage Museum's 2022 special exhibit Clouds and Darkness Surround Us: the Ill-Fated Life of Mary Lincoln highlights the misunderstoof life of Mary Lincoln.  See a lock of Abraham Lincoln’s hair, Mary Lincoln’s jewelry, mourning fan, handbag, and a dinner bell from the Lincoln home in Springfield, among other items.

 

 

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