Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum

Visit the presidential library and museum dedicated to the 16th president of the United States. Museum exhibits feature a variety of items ranging from a full-scale representation of Lincoln’s childhood home to Mary Lincoln’s dresses. Across the street from the museum is the library, which contains books, papers, and artifacts relating to Lincoln’s life and the Civil War era.

contact info

Hrs: 9AM-5PM Daily.

School

Groups will enjoy educational programs that involve hands-on learning through activities such as dress up in Mrs. Lincoln’s Attic and multimedia presentations in The Journeys exhibits. Groups can also enjoy the museum’s two short films—Ghosts of the Library and Lincoln’s Eyes.

supports classroom learning in:
Social Studies.

topics covered:
Presidents, Civil War, Antebellum, Reconstruction.

contact info
Name: Tonya Lacy
Phone: 217-558-8939
Email: onya.lacy@illnois.gov

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: All Grades Group Size: Varies. Program Type: Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2+ hours. Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1. Registration: Online, Phone, Email. Food Options: Bring your own. Cost: Fee, Free, Title I Title I or Financial Support: Yes. Accessible To: PD, VI, HI, LD, ASD.

History Museum Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

A history museum or historical museum is a museum dedicated to presenting artifacts and exhibits reflecting the history of a particular nation, local level or a specific historical prospective or period.

History museums and historic houses or sites constitute the largest number of museums in the United States.

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Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum

Visit the presidential library and museum dedicated to the 16th president of the United States. Museum exhibits feature a variety of items ranging from a full-scale representation of Lincoln’s childhood home to Mary Lincoln’s dresses. Across the street from the museum is the library, which contains books, papers, and artifacts relating to Lincoln’s life and the Civil War era.

contact info

Hrs: 9AM-5PM Daily.

Scout

Scout groups will enjoy enriching programs that involve hands-on learning through activities such as dress up in Mrs. Lincoln’s Attic and multimedia presentations in The Journeys exhibits. Groups can also enjoy the museum’s two short films—Ghosts of the Library and Lincoln’s Eyes.

supports scout badges in:
History

topics covered:
Presidents, Civil War, Antebellum, Reconstruction.

contact info
Name: Tonya Lacy
Phone: 217-558-8844
Email: tonya.lacy@illnois.gov

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: All Grades Group Size: Varies Program Type: Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2+ hours. Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1. Registration: Phone, Mail, Email. Food Options: Bring your own. Cost: Fee, Free Accessible To: PD, VI, HI, LD, ASD.

History Museum Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

A history museum or historical museum is a museum dedicated to presenting artifacts and exhibits reflecting the history of a particular nation, local level or a specific historical prospective or period.

History museums and historic houses or sites constitute the largest number of museums in the United States.

View Lesson Plan>>

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum

Visit the presidential library and museum dedicated to the 16th president of the United States. Museum exhibits feature a variety of items ranging from a full-scale representation of Lincoln’s childhood home to Mary Lincoln’s dresses. Across the street from the museum is the library, which contains books, papers, and artifacts relating to Lincoln’s life and the Civil War era.

contact info

Hrs: 9AM-5PM Daily.

Home School

Groups will enjoy educational programs that involve hands-on learning through activities such as dress up in Mrs. Lincoln’s Attic and multimedia presentations in The Journeys exhibits. Groups can also enjoy the museum’s two short films—Ghosts of the Library and Lincoln’s Eyes.

supports classroom learning in:
Social Studies.

topics covered:
Presidents, Civil War, Antebellum, Reconstruction.

contact info
Name: Tonya Lacy
Phone: 217-558-8939
Email: tonya.lacy@illnois.gov

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: All Grades Group Size: Varies. Program Type: Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2+ hours. Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: 10:1. Registration: Online, Phone, Email. Food Options: Bring your own. Cost: Fee, Free Title I or Financial Support: y Accessible To: PD, VI, HI, LD, ASD.

History Museum Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

A history museum or historical museum is a museum dedicated to presenting artifacts and exhibits reflecting the history of a particular nation, local level or a specific historical prospective or period.

History museums and historic houses or sites constitute the largest number of museums in the United States.

View Lesson Plan>>

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