Champaign County Courthouse

Abraham Lincoln: A Large Presence in a Small Town

During your visit to the Champaign County Courthouse, you’ll be treated to the experience of the sights and sounds of Lincoln’s legal career very near the exact spot where he tried the cases of the day.  Enter the 1850’s courtroom and hear Lincoln’s voice and witness a fascinating object theater presentation about Lincoln’s legal career in Urbana.

By visiting this companion exhibit to the exhibit at the Early American Museum in Mahomet, visitors will truly be enraptured by an all-encompassing tale of Lincoln the lawyer.

Cell phones and cameras are not allowed inside the courthouse.  Entry via the Main Street entrance.

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Directions/Location: 101 E Main St
Urbana, IL 61801-2703

Phone: For information: 217-586-2612

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday, 9:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Closed Federal Holidays.

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