Springfield Hub Tour

The only home Lincoln ever owned, as well as the only official law office he ever had a practice in are located in Springfield making this destination an exciting one to explore and being located centrally, it is a great location to begin your journey.  From Museums to actual sites where Lincoln lived, worked, played, laughed , loved, and cried; Springfield has them all!

Day One:


Illinois State Museum
Lincoln Depot
Old State Capitol State Historic Site
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
    and Museum

Springfield Union Station

Day Two:


Lincoln Home National Historic Site
Elijah Iles House
Vachel Lindsay Home State Historic Site
Lincoln-Herndon Law Office

Menard County (Petersburg and Athens)

Lincoln’s New Salem State Park
Menard County Historical Soc.
    & Museum

Edgar Lee Masters Home
Old Concord Cemetery
Oakwood Cemetery
Starhill Forest Arboretum
Long Nine Museum

Day Three:


Lincoln Memorial Garden
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Lincoln Tomb


The Railsplitter Covered Wagon
Postville Courthouse
Lincoln College Museum
Lincoln Walking Tour

Mt. Pulaski

Mt. Pulaski Courthouse

Day Four:


Mr. Lincoln’s Square
C.H. Moore Homestead
Vespasian Warner Public Library
Moore-Warner Farm Management
Woodlawn Cemetery
Weldon Springs
Union School Interpretive Center


Piatt County Museum
Historic State Street
Monticello Railway Museum
Allerton Park and Retreat Center
Bryant Cottage