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This is where Lincoln departed Springfield and headed to DC - it is full of Presidential history. We went by, found a parking spot, and took some photos - they have two free flyers on a sign out front and it is, as you would expect, literally next to the train tracks. There…
Memories of Abraham Lincoln on the campaign of 1860. Good video displays. Great building restoration.
The spot at which Lincoln departed Springfield, the last time he set foot there, before he set off for Washington. It's a quick visit here, but a poignant one.
This is an interesting display of model trains. The entry fee is included with tickets for the Lincoln Museum.
This makes for a quick stop but is part of history. The outside lends that original look and it is stationed right next to the railroad tracks. Inside first sit down and watch the film about Lincoln and his movement via train across the states towards Washington where he would…