Lincoln Events


Lincoln Events


Ceremony, Lincoln Tomb State Historic Site, Feb. 12, 10:30 a.m.: Springfield American Legion Post 32 presents the 79th annual National Pilgrimage to Lincoln Tomb. Dignitaries will speak and present wreaths from Legion posts across the state. A chorus will sing patriotic songs.


Lecture, Old State Capitol, Feb. 12, 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.: As part of the Lincoln Symposium, historians discuss "War Governors, Abraham Lincoln and the Emancipation Proclamation."


Lincoln appearance, Lincoln Presidential Museum, Feb. 12, 1-3 p.m.: Fritz Klein portrays Abraham Lincoln in the plaza of the museum.


State offices will be closed

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