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Coles County Cabin of Lincoln's Father and Stepmother
Goosenest Prairie, Coles County, Illinois
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Lincoln Field Trip Ideas

If your school or youth organization takes students on field trips, you can choose from a wide variety of historic Lincoln sites and museums which provide a rich educational experience. Here's a list to get started with your plans.

CALIFORNIA

Lincoln Memorial Shrine
125 West Vine Street
Redlands, CA 92373
909/798-7632

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

Ford's Theatre National Historic Site
511 10th Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20004
202/426-6924

Lincoln Memorial
National Capital Parks-Central
The National Mall
900 Ohio Drive SW
Washington, D.C. 20242
202/426-6841

ILLINOIS

Chicago History Museum
Clark Street at North Avenue
Chicago, IL 60614
312/642-4600

Lincoln Heritage Museum
Lincoln College
McKinstry Memorial Library
300 Keokuk Street
Lincoln, IL 62656
217/732-3155, x295

Lincoln Log Cabin State Historic Site
400 S. Lincoln Highway Road
P.O. Box 100
Lerna, Illinois 62440
217/345-1845

Metamora Courthouse State Historic Site
113 E. Partridge
Metamora, IL 61548
309/367-4470

Mt. Pulaski Courthouse State Historic Site
113 S. Washington Street
Mt. Pulaski, IL
217/792-3919

Postville Courthouse State Historic Site
914 5th Street
Lincoln, IL
217/732-8930

Vandalia Statehouse State Historic Site
315 W. Gallatin
Vandalia, IL 62471
618/283-1161

Springfield-Area Locations
For the following places, call the Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau at 1-800-545-7300.

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
Lincoln-Herndon Law Offices State Historic Site
Lincoln Home National Historic Site
Lincoln's New Salem State Historic Site
Lincoln Tomb State Historic Site
Old State Capitol State Historic Site

INDIANA

Indiana Boyhood National Memorial
P.O. Box 1816
Lincoln City, IN 47552
812/937-4541

KENTUCKY

Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site
2995 Lincoln Farm Road
Hodgenville, KY 42748
270/358-3137

Lincoln Homestead State Park
Route 1, P.O. Box 3413
Springfield, KY 40069-9606
606/336-7461

MARYLAND

National Museum of Health and Medicine
2500 Linden Lane
Silver Spring, MD 20910
301/319-3300

Surratt House Museum
9118 Brandywine Road
Clinton, MD 20735
301/868-1121

OHIO

The Lincoln Highway National Museum & Archives
102 Old Lincoln Way West
P.O. Box 201
Galion, OH 44833
419/462-2212
Craig Harmon, Director

PENNSYLVANIA

Gettysburg National Military Park
1195 Baltimore Pike
Gettysburg, PA 17325
717/334-1124

TENNESSEE

Abraham Lincoln Museum
Lincoln Memorial University
Cumberland Gap Parkway
Harrogate, TN 37752
615/869-6235

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