Even if this wasn't Lincoln's house, it would be worth visiting just for the incredible job of preservation and restoration. A great experience overall for kids and for us.
Great insight into President Lincoln during his time in Springfield, how he and Mary lived and grew as he did well as lawyer. Go to the museum for sure - try hard to see this
We enjoyed the tour of the home and the other restored buildings. You can easily imagine Lincoln living here, it makes history come alive. A must see if you are in Springfield.
This was a fantastic tour. Our tour guide was knowledgeable and friendly. It was a great experience to walk through the home that the Lincoln family lived in. Our guide pointed out relevant furniture and told us great back stories. I was suprised that you were allowed to take photos in the home. The whole site is a great experience... More
My husband and I were in Springfield and visited the Lincoln Home. The tour was wonderful. We spent the enter afternoon walking through the historic district and enjoyed the tour guides who were very knowledgeable and personable. They answered all questions. It was a great day and educational experience. There is a small fee for the tour but well worth... More
It was great to see the home where Lincoln lived.I was surprised that it wasn't that big but I guess it was for the times. I love the whole Lincoln area.A definite must see.
You will see how the Lincoln family lived and what their neighborhood was like. The home is beautifully restored and the visitor center is nice and has a lot of good information.
I was surprised that "Lincoln's Home" included "Lincoln's neighborhood" as it once was. Four blocks make up the National Historic Site with the Lincoln family house in the center. You can wander through the neighborhood on your own -- a few of the houses have exhibits inside, which are worth checking out. You need to get a ticket from the... More
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