Group &
Private Tours

Schedule a group or private tour to experience President Lincoln’s Cottage in a unique, personalized way. Our tours are perfect for group outings, leadership training, family events, small corporate gatherings, and more. Reserve your spot now.

Group Tour Reservations

Please fill out the form below to submit a Group Tour request. We recommend you read about our Group Tour Policies prior to scheduling a tour. One of our staff members will respond to your request in approximately two business days (Monday-Friday). Please reach out to us at education@lincolncottage.org with questions.

Specialty Tour Offerings

Signature Cottage Tour

A dynamic guided tour of the Cottage and a self-guided tour of the exhibits in our Robert H. Smith Visitor Education Center.

  • $12.50 per person
  • Minimum 10 people, maximum 18
  • Multiple tours available for larger groups

Premium Tour

A private visit with a personal welcome by our senior staff, a custom Cottage tour, and a behind-the-scenes experience. Ideal for groups looking for an exclusive, luxe experience.

  • $300 for 1-10 people, $30 per additional person
  • Each tour holds a maximum of 18 people
  • Multiple tours possible for larger groups

Lincoln’s Toughest Decisions

Led by our museum facilitators, participants debate the tough questions Lincoln faced about emancipation using the perspectives of historical people who had a stake in his decision. Ideal for groups looking for a deep dive into historical content and understanding Lincoln’s leadership and decision making.

  • $100 per interactive session
  • Maximum of 15
  • Larger groups will require multiple sessions

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