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President Lincoln’s Cottage provides a fun and unique birthday experience for children! A Lincoln’s Hat birthday party rental lasts two hours and includes: -40 minute interactive tour of President Lincoln’s Cottage -40 minute hands-on activity (appropriate for children turning 5 through children turning 10) -40 minute birthday celebration. Birthday Party Guidelines Birthday Party Reservations
Voice of America, the official international broadcast of the U.S. State Department, produced a segment on the Emancipation Proclamation. To tell the story, they came to the source – President Lincoln’s Cottage. Learn more about Voice of America and their coverage of the Emancipation Proclamation here.
Journey to Freedom is a documentary that brings to life the startling similarities between historic slavery and human trafficking, inspiring today’s freedom fighters. Produced by the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, with support from US State Dept and Google. Directed by Justin Dillon of Slavery Footprint. Scenes in Journey to Freedom were filmed at President Lincoln’s Cottage. For more information …
This is the first in a weekly series of posts connecting Spielberg’s Lincoln to President Lincoln’s Cottage. (Photo courtesy of Dreamworks) If anyone could distract President Lincoln from the constant pressures of the Civil War, it was his son Thomas “Tad” Lincoln. Just nine years old when the Lincolns first moved into the Cottage, Tad provided his father an outlet …