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Worth the Stop

It was amazing to walk on the same floorboards as Abraham Lincoln did. The old courthouse is under... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2016
trainerstone
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Philippines via Chicago
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If you want to walk on a floor where Abraham Lincoln walked this is the place. He did practice law... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2015
califken
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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Mar 12, 2016
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Nov 11, 2015
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113 S Washington St, Mount Pulaski, IL 62548-1168
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Reviewed March 12, 2016

It was amazing to walk on the same floorboards as Abraham Lincoln did. The old courthouse is under construction, but is amazing. The volunteers are excellent.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank trainerstone
Reviewed November 11, 2015

If you want to walk on a floor where Abraham Lincoln walked this is the place. He did practice law here and the floor in the courtroom is original. This site is maintained by volunteers and they need help. Very well done.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank califken
Reviewed October 1, 2015

As we traveled the Lincoln Trail throughout Illinois, we had to stop at the Mount Pulaski Courthouse, which along with Metamora is the only courthouse still standing in Illinois in which Abraham Lincoln regularly argued cases during his days as a circuit lawyer in the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

Wanted to come here after visiting the one in Metamora as it's the only other courthouse still standing from Abraham Lincoln's days as a lawyer. The tour guide was very informative and allowed me to explore every room. The floor on the second floor where...More

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