Located in the heart of Lincoln country, Springfield is the city he called home for nearly a quarter century. In his own words, “To this place and the kindness of these people, I owe everything” – Lincoln showed the profound effect that Springfield and central Illinois had on his life. Today, as Illinois’ capital city, Springfield is home to numerous historic sites, attractions and events – including: the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum, the Lincoln Home National Historic Site, the Lincoln Tomb, the Old State Capitol, and popular Signature Event – History Comes Alive. In this city Lincoln loved, you’ll get to know the husband, the father, the neighbor, the lawyer, and the politician.

For complete visitor information, contact:
Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau
109 North Seventh Street
Springfield, IL 62701
800-545-7300 or 217-789-2360

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