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Your donation enables us to preserve and protect this historic space; the cradle of the Emancipation Proclamation. Your support will be used to provide transformative experiences for thousands of visitors each year through inspiring tours, public programs, educational resources, and groundbreaking scholarship. 

President Lincoln’s Cottage is an independent 501(c)(3) public charity and receives no federal operating support.

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President Lincoln’s Cottage
3700 N. Capitol Street, NW #558
Washington, D.C. 20011

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President Lincoln’s Cottage is a private nonprofit operation and the only National Monument in the country that does not receive federal operating support, making your gift essential to our ability to steward this place and make it accessible to all. To see all the awards our programming, preservation, and site stewardship have won, please click here.