President Lincoln's Cottage

President Lincoln's Cottage

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Lisa M. · 2 reviews
· April 13, 2017
We had an incredibly articulate and prepared guide, which made the tour very enjoyable.

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Linda D. · 6 reviews TOP REVIEWER
· April 12, 2017
Friendly engaging staff

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· April 12, 2017
Awesome

What You'll Get


Choose Between Two Options

  • $16 for Two Adult Admissions ($30 value)
  • $30 for Four Adult Admissions ($60 value)

The Fine Print


Promotional value expires Mar 15, 2017. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Not valid for school or group visits, valid only for individuals and families. Not valid Nov 11th, December 25th - January 1st, January 16th, January 20th, and February 20th. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About President Lincoln's Cottage


Many of the rooms in President Lincoln's Cottage resound with the voices of Lincoln and his houseguests, in the form of actor-interpreted recordings broadcast through audio speakers. Though not all rooms are accessible to the public, daily tours through this Gothic Revival home use interactive multimedia to tell the stories of Abraham Lincoln's ideas, struggles in passing emancipation, and family during the three summers they spent here during the Civil War. Knowledgeable guides divulge facts about the president's meditations and meetings, often tailoring tours to their areas of personal expertise, such as war or politics. They showcase video screens populated by images about Lincoln's life. Guides also invite visitors to engage in conversation throughout the tour while welcoming them to sit on furniture.

The adjacent Robert H. Smith Visitor Education Center, built in 1905 and restored as a LEED-certified building, houses a range of both permanent and temporary exhibits. Visitors engage with interactive displays, photos, and manuscripts revealing the presidential Cabinet's feelings on emancipation, life in Washington DC during the Civil War, and the president's role as commander in chief. The cottage also hosts a lecture series with guests that have included historians, Lincoln experts, and an artist who sculpted a life-size statue of the president and his horse, which today stands watch over the cottage.

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