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.

first floor gallery

The first floor exhibit area showcases more than one hundred rare and original historic pieces relating to Lincoln and the Civil War. The displays feature stimulating visuals and story-telling which complement the pieces and provide historical context. Maps, photos, and timelines provide an overview of Lincoln’s life and of 19th-century America. This exhibit area is self-guided and takes approximately 30 minutes to view. This exhibit is suitable for all ages.

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